The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 41 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing WSDL 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.77% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 0.67% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 149 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.91% 39.63% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 112 36
Average daily rate £350 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Magento
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) SQL