The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 11 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 Preston 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 11 21
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - 11.67% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 29.17% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Average daily rate
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- £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 24 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 22.02% 40.00% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 53
Average daily rate £388 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.20 £135.37 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
WSDL
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WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Preston