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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 379 410 391
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Contract jobs citing WSDL 58 14 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.062% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.20% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 29
Median daily rate £388 £530 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £539 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
7207 6877 7028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.62% 30.57% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5476 4875 5123
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 30
Median hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £18.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +47 4 £375 - 5
Hendon - 1 £400 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 73 (78.49%) Java
2 61 (65.59%) SOAP
3 59 (63.44%) Web Services
4 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (47.31%) XSD
4 44 (47.31%) Oracle
5 42 (45.16%) XML
6 40 (43.01%) J2EE
7 33 (35.48%) JSP
8 32 (34.41%) Maven
9 31 (33.33%) RESTful
9 31 (33.33%) REST
9 31 (33.33%) SOA
10 30 (32.26%) HTML
10 30 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (30.11%) TDD
12 27 (29.03%) Retail
12 27 (29.03%) ATG
12 27 (29.03%) ERP
12 27 (29.03%) JIRA
13 26 (27.96%) Endeca
13 26 (27.96%) Jenkins
13 26 (27.96%) Payment Gateway
13 26 (27.96%) E-Commerce
13 26 (27.96%) Content Management
14 25 (26.88%) SQL
14 25 (26.88%) Social Media
14 25 (26.88%) JSON
14 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
15 24 (25.81%) JUnit

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 12 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.60%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (6.45%) MQSeries
3 6 (6.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.30%) MQSI
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.23%) JBoss
6 2 (2.15%) Apache
6 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.08%) IIS
7 1 (1.08%) Mule
7 1 (1.08%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.08%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Office
1 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.15%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Boomi
2 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) HTTP
2 9 (9.68%) HTTPS
3 6 (6.45%) FTP
3 6 (6.45%) SSL
3 6 (6.45%) WinSCP
4 1 (1.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.60%) DB2
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.30%) OLTP
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (34.41%) Maven
2 27 (29.03%) JIRA
3 26 (27.96%) Jenkins
4 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
5 24 (25.81%) JUnit
6 23 (24.73%) Mockito
6 23 (24.73%) Selenium
6 23 (24.73%) Spock
7 8 (8.60%) XMLSpy
8 7 (7.53%) Subversion
8 7 (7.53%) Toad
9 6 (6.45%) Ant
9 6 (6.45%) ClearCase
10 4 (4.30%) ERwin
10 4 (4.30%) VisualAge
10 4 (4.30%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 2 (2.15%) GitLab
11 2 (2.15%) Gradle
11 2 (2.15%) IntelliJ
12 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (29.03%) Retail
2 9 (9.68%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) Back Office
5 2 (2.15%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
6 1 (1.08%) Games
6 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) Senior Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Architect
4 10 (10.75%) Designer
5 9 (9.68%) Integration Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.38%) SOA Developer
8 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Data Modeller
8 4 (4.30%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 3 (3.23%) SOA Designer
10 2 (2.15%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.15%) Java Architect
10 2 (2.15%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.15%) SOA Architect
10 2 (2.15%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (65.59%) SOAP
2 59 (63.44%) Web Services
3 44 (47.31%) XSD
4 42 (45.16%) XML
5 40 (43.01%) J2EE
6 33 (35.48%) JSP
7 31 (33.33%) REST
7 31 (33.33%) RESTful
8 30 (32.26%) HTML
9 25 (26.88%) JSON
10 23 (24.73%) Servlets
11 22 (23.66%) Taglibs
12 14 (15.05%) XSL
12 14 (15.05%) XSLT
13 13 (13.98%) Java EE
14 12 (12.90%) JMS
15 11 (11.83%) EDI
16 7 (7.53%) Middleware
17 5 (5.38%) .NET
17 5 (5.38%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Social Media
2 23 (24.73%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (24.73%) iPad
3 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.45%) Data Integration
4 6 (6.45%) SWIFT
5 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.23%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.15%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.15%) Life Science
8 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.08%) DataPower
8 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) Unix
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) SOA
3 30 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (30.11%) TDD
5 27 (29.03%) ERP
6 26 (27.96%) Content Management
6 26 (27.96%) E-Commerce
7 24 (25.81%) Scrum
8 17 (18.28%) Data Modelling
8 17 (18.28%) UML
9 10 (10.75%) EAI
9 10 (10.75%) Open Source
10 8 (8.60%) Project Management
11 7 (7.53%) Data Architecture
11 7 (7.53%) OO
12 6 (6.45%) Data Management
12 6 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
12 6 (6.45%) ETL
12 6 (6.45%) SDLC
13 4 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (78.49%) Java
2 25 (26.88%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.30%) XPath
5 3 (3.23%) Groovy
5 3 (3.23%) PHP
6 2 (2.15%) C
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
2 7 (7.53%) HL7
3 6 (6.45%) SEPA
4 4 (4.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.08%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) Oracle
2 27 (29.03%) ATG
3 26 (27.96%) Endeca
4 10 (10.75%) IBM
4 10 (10.75%) Pega
5 7 (7.53%) HP
6 6 (6.45%) Remedy
7 4 (4.30%) Dell
7 4 (4.30%) NetSuite
8 3 (3.23%) Adobe
8 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.23%) Perforce
9 2 (2.15%) ESRI
9 2 (2.15%) Google
9 2 (2.15%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.08%) Sybase
10 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
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