The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 372 341 368
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Contract jobs citing WSDL 43 92 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.38% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 1.24% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 54 28
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £358 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £860
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
7449 7391 8050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.41% 30.87% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5470 5160 5812
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSDL across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 14 £438 +9.37% 1
Uxbridge - 3 £450 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL.

1 47 (85.45%) SOAP
2 43 (78.18%) Java
3 42 (76.36%) Web Services
4 33 (60.00%) XML
5 26 (47.27%) HTML
6 25 (45.45%) XSD
7 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
7 23 (41.82%) J2EE
8 18 (32.73%) Oracle
9 17 (30.91%) Linux
9 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (30.91%) Maven
10 16 (29.09%) Groovy
10 16 (29.09%) Retail
11 15 (27.27%) Banking
11 15 (27.27%) TDD
11 15 (27.27%) Scrum
11 15 (27.27%) OO
11 15 (27.27%) JBoss
11 15 (27.27%) SDLC
12 14 (25.45%) E-Commerce
12 14 (25.45%) XSL
12 14 (25.45%) Subversion
13 13 (23.64%) Finance
13 13 (23.64%) Ant
13 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (21.82%) RESTful
14 12 (21.82%) Spring
14 12 (21.82%) JSON
14 12 (21.82%) Waterfall

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.27%) JBoss
2 12 (21.82%) WebLogic
3 11 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
5 5 (9.09%) OpenStack
6 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.64%) Apache
8 1 (1.82%) IIS
8 1 (1.82%) FileNet
8 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) LDAP
1 5 (9.09%) VoIP
2 3 (5.45%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) DB2
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Maven
2 14 (25.45%) Subversion
3 13 (23.64%) Ant
4 5 (9.09%) VisualAge
4 5 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.45%) JUnit
6 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.64%) Hudson
7 2 (3.64%) TestComplete
7 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.64%) LoadUI
7 2 (3.64%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.82%) JIRA
8 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 16 (29.09%) Retail
2 15 (27.27%) Banking
3 13 (23.64%) Finance
4 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
6 3 (5.45%) Back Office
7 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Tester
4 5 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Middleware Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Java Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.82%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) FileNet Developer
8 1 (1.82%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (85.45%) SOAP
2 42 (76.36%) Web Services
3 33 (60.00%) XML
4 26 (47.27%) HTML
5 25 (45.45%) XSD
6 23 (41.82%) J2EE
7 14 (25.45%) XSL
8 12 (21.82%) Spring
8 12 (21.82%) JSON
8 12 (21.82%) RESTful
8 12 (21.82%) REST
9 11 (20.00%) XSLT
10 8 (14.55%) Hibernate
10 8 (14.55%) jQuery
11 7 (12.73%) Ajax
11 7 (12.73%) .NET
12 6 (10.91%) JSP
12 6 (10.91%) Servlets
12 6 (10.91%) Spring Security
12 6 (10.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Social Media
1 10 (18.18%) iPad
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.45%) DataPower
5 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) AIX
3 2 (3.64%) HPUX
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) TDD
2 15 (27.27%) Scrum
2 15 (27.27%) OO
2 15 (27.27%) SDLC
3 14 (25.45%) E-Commerce
4 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.82%) Waterfall
6 11 (20.00%) Use Case
6 11 (20.00%) SOA
7 10 (18.18%) ERP
7 10 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (18.18%) Content Management
8 6 (10.91%) CRM
8 6 (10.91%) Project Management
8 6 (10.91%) Data Management
8 6 (10.91%) UML
8 6 (10.91%) OOP
8 6 (10.91%) Change Management
8 6 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) Groovy
4 5 (9.09%) Perl
4 5 (9.09%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (5.45%) SQL
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) XQuery
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
1 2 (3.64%) BS7799
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) ATG
2 10 (18.18%) Perforce
2 10 (18.18%) Endeca
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) KANA
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) Software AG
5 2 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) ILOG
6 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) webMethods
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