The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 133 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSDL 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% - 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£420 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
678 772 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.57% 27.98% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 404 266
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.17% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £35.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 4 - - 2
Stirling - 1 £420 -
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WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Dojo
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Drools
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) FileNet
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) JPA
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
5 2 (25.00%) MQSeries

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (25.00%) CICS
2 2 (25.00%) FileNet
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) CTI
2 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
1 1 (12.50%) QUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) FileNet Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Dojo
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Drools
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) JPA
5 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) MVVM
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
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