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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 236 252 251
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing WSDL 10 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.43% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £419 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.25% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - -
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
2014 2560 2266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.02% 27.16% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1641 1365
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 77 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +71.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.10 £16.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
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 10 December 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
Buckinghamshire +18 4 - -
Berkshire +10 4 - - 1
Hampshire +17 2 - -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (76.00%) SOAP
2 15 (60.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) REST
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) CSS
5 12 (48.00%) XML
6 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
8 9 (36.00%) C#
8 9 (36.00%) .NET
8 9 (36.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) JSON
9 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (28.00%) Migration
10 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (24.00%) SQL
11 6 (24.00%) XSD
11 6 (24.00%) XSLT
11 6 (24.00%) Web Services
11 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (24.00%) UML
12 5 (20.00%) OO
12 5 (20.00%) Windows

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 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.00%) HP Helion
4 2 (8.00%) GitHub
5 1 (4.00%) Boomi
5 1 (4.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQLite
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (8.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (8.00%) Moq
5 2 (8.00%) MSTest
5 2 (8.00%) NUnit
5 2 (8.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.00%) Ant
6 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.00%) Checkstyle
6 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.00%) FindBugs
6 1 (4.00%) Gradle
6 1 (4.00%) JUnit
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Billing
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) WCF Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.00%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) SOAP
2 15 (60.00%) REST
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
4 12 (48.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) .NET
7 8 (32.00%) JSON
8 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) XSD
9 6 (24.00%) XSLT
10 5 (20.00%) WCF
11 4 (16.00%) CSS3
11 4 (16.00%) HTML5
11 4 (16.00%) JMS
11 4 (16.00%) jQuery
12 3 (12.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) EMV
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (28.00%) Migration
4 6 (24.00%) UML
5 5 (20.00%) MVVM
5 5 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (16.00%) ITSM
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
7 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) ETL
7 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.00%) XPath
7 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.00%) PHP
9 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
9 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.00%) SOQL
9 1 (4.00%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 3 (12.00%) Unicenter
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Remedy
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Capita
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Siebel
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO