The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - 3.74% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.10% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WSDL
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 24.78% 20.56% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 21
Median daily rate £360 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston 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 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