The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 76 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSDL 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £27.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
359 359 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.05% 31.52% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 207 242
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 22
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -14.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSDL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
3 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) HL7
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) XHTML
6 3 (30.00%) XPath
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 3 (30.00%) Web Design
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) Web 2.0
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (30.00%) Sass
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
7 2 (20.00%) Open Source

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (70.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 3 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 3 (30.00%) XHTML
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago