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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - 1.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
20 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 26.32% 20.00% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Median daily rate £350 £500 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +75.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £813 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £41.01 £24.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.03% +69.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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