The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WSDL
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 224 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.64% 33.63% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 174 129
Median daily rate £475 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.93% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in South Wales