The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
England / Midlands
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £436
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.17 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 15 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.84% 8.43% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 13
Median daily rate £600 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands