The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 405 397 362
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -35
Contract jobs citing WSDL 38 38 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.51% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 42
Median daily rate £275 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.86% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
WSDL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7936 7513 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.75% 32.05% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5889 5591 5370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 38
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WSDL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in London

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WSDL across the London region.

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in London

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in London

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WSDL across the London region.

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in London

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 5 £375 -14.28% 1
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 68 (79.07%) Web Services
2 67 (77.91%) SOAP
3 59 (68.60%) Java
4 57 (66.28%) XML
5 55 (63.95%) REST
6 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (47.67%) XSD
8 34 (39.53%) JSON
9 33 (38.37%) SOA
10 28 (32.56%) XSLT
11 26 (30.23%) SQL
12 24 (27.91%) Oracle
13 23 (26.74%) J2EE
13 23 (26.74%) UML
14 20 (23.26%) HTTP
15 19 (22.09%) JSP
15 19 (22.09%) Maven
15 19 (22.09%) DataPower
15 19 (22.09%) RESTful
15 19 (22.09%) SDLC
16 18 (20.93%) Scrum
17 17 (19.77%) HTML
18 16 (18.60%) XSL
18 16 (18.60%) TDD
18 16 (18.60%) JIRA
18 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
19 15 (17.44%) WebSphere
19 15 (17.44%) Apache Axis
19 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
19 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.44%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.30%) Mule
3 7 (8.14%) MQSI
3 7 (8.14%) Mule ESB
4 5 (5.81%) JBoss
4 5 (5.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.65%) CMS
5 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Apache
6 3 (3.49%) Drupal
6 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.33%) WildFly
8 1 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.16%) GemFire
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
8 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) SaaS
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.65%) Boomi
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Force.com
5 1 (1.16%) GitHub
5 1 (1.16%) Heroku
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) HTTP
2 14 (16.28%) Firewall
2 14 (16.28%) SSL
3 8 (9.30%) FTP
3 8 (9.30%) HTTPS
3 8 (9.30%) WinSCP
4 7 (8.14%) Kerberos
5 5 (5.81%) AMQP
6 2 (2.33%) LDAP
7 1 (1.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.81%) DB2
4 4 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.16%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Maven
2 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 16 (18.60%) JIRA
3 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.95%) JUnit
4 12 (13.95%) XMLSpy
5 10 (11.63%) IntelliJ
5 10 (11.63%) Mockito
5 10 (11.63%) Selenium
5 10 (11.63%) Spock
6 8 (9.30%) ClearCase
6 8 (9.30%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.81%) NetBeans
8 4 (4.65%) Ant
8 4 (4.65%) GitLab
8 4 (4.65%) Gradle
8 4 (4.65%) Subversion
9 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.16%) Hudson
10 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (12.79%) Retail
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (61.63%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Architect
3 13 (15.12%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Integration Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.49%) C# WCF Developer
8 3 (3.49%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Integration Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.49%) MuleSoft Architect
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.49%) WCF Developer
8 3 (3.49%) WPF Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (79.07%) Web Services
2 67 (77.91%) SOAP
3 57 (66.28%) XML
4 55 (63.95%) REST
5 41 (47.67%) XSD
6 34 (39.53%) JSON
7 28 (32.56%) XSLT
8 23 (26.74%) J2EE
9 19 (22.09%) JSP
9 19 (22.09%) RESTful
10 17 (19.77%) HTML
11 16 (18.60%) XSL
12 15 (17.44%) Apache Axis
13 13 (15.12%) Java EE
14 12 (13.95%) .NET
14 12 (13.95%) Servlets
15 11 (12.79%) JDBC
15 11 (12.79%) JMS
15 11 (12.79%) Spring
16 10 (11.63%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) DataPower
2 13 (15.12%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (11.63%) iPad
3 10 (11.63%) Social Media
4 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.65%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.33%) CMDB
7 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) Life Science
7 2 (2.33%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.16%) Clustering
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
8 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
8 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) Unix
3 7 (8.14%) AIX
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.37%) SOA
3 23 (26.74%) UML
4 19 (22.09%) SDLC
5 18 (20.93%) Scrum
6 16 (18.60%) TDD
7 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
8 12 (13.95%) Data Modelling
8 12 (13.95%) Open Source
9 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
10 10 (11.63%) Content Management
10 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.63%) ERP
10 10 (11.63%) OO
11 9 (10.47%) EAI
12 8 (9.30%) Defect Tracking
13 7 (8.14%) B2B
13 7 (8.14%) Microservices
14 5 (5.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (68.60%) Java
2 26 (30.23%) SQL
3 11 (12.79%) Shell Script
4 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.14%) XPath
6 6 (6.98%) PHP
6 6 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.49%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.33%) C
8 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.16%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) Scala
9 1 (1.16%) SOQL
9 1 (1.16%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) CITP
4 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.33%) HL7
2 2 (2.33%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.49%) CloudHub
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Oracle
2 15 (17.44%) IBM
3 10 (11.63%) ATG
3 10 (11.63%) Endeca
4 8 (9.30%) HP
4 8 (9.30%) MuleSoft
5 5 (5.81%) Google
5 5 (5.81%) Pega
6 4 (4.65%) Dell
6 4 (4.65%) NetSuite
7 3 (3.49%) Adobe
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix
9 1 (1.16%) ILOG
9 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.16%) Splunk
9 1 (1.16%) Talend
9 1 (1.16%) WSO2
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