The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 241 245 244
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing WSDL 16 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.28% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.08% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 7
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £348 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WSDL
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2348 2492 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.61% 26.10% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1603 1233
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 34 47
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £13.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -10 8 £463 +5.71% 2
Berkshire -4 4 £350 +33.33% 1
Kent - 3 £275 -
Oxfordshire +6 1 - -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 42 (100.00%) SOAP
2 38 (90.48%) XML
3 33 (78.57%) SOA
4 32 (76.19%) XSD
5 23 (54.76%) Oracle
5 23 (54.76%) SoapUI
6 21 (50.00%) Data Modelling
7 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
8 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
9 11 (26.19%) REST
9 11 (26.19%) UML
10 10 (23.81%) Oracle Service Bus
11 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (21.43%) JMS
12 8 (19.05%) Java
12 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.05%) XSL
12 8 (19.05%) Middleware
12 8 (19.05%) HTTP
12 8 (19.05%) JSON
13 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 7 (16.67%) MVC
13 7 (16.67%) SQL
13 7 (16.67%) .NET
13 7 (16.67%) C#
13 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.67%) CSS
14 6 (14.29%) Web Services
14 6 (14.29%) Windows
14 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) FTP
2 3 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.14%) SSL
2 3 (7.14%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) SoapUI
2 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) XMLSpy
5 2 (4.76%) Moq
5 2 (4.76%) MSTest
5 2 (4.76%) NUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Designer
2 24 (57.14%) Solutions Designer
3 20 (47.62%) SOA Designer
4 19 (45.24%) SOA Solution Designer
5 13 (30.95%) Developer
6 12 (28.57%) Architect
6 12 (28.57%) SOA Architect
6 12 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (28.57%) Telecoms Architect
6 12 (28.57%) Telecoms Designer
7 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
8 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Consultant
9 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) SOAP
2 38 (90.48%) XML
3 32 (76.19%) XSD
4 11 (26.19%) REST
5 9 (21.43%) JMS
6 8 (19.05%) JSON
6 8 (19.05%) Middleware
6 8 (19.05%) XSL
7 7 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (14.29%) Web Services
9 5 (11.90%) HTML
9 5 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (9.52%) XSLT
11 3 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) DataPower
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) SOA
2 21 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 11 (26.19%) UML
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (14.29%) SDLC
8 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Migration
10 3 (7.14%) CQRS
10 3 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (7.14%) EAI
10 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
10 3 (7.14%) MVVM
10 3 (7.14%) TDD
11 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.76%) OO
11 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Java
1 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) C#
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe
3 4 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Capita
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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