The table below looks at the statistics for WSRP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSRP 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 for Remote Portlets (WSRP)
Rank 619 - 579
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSRP 6 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% - 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% - 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
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£245 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 - £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16607 15856 15326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.97% 28.03% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11290 10074 9835
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 222 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

WSRP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WSRP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WSRP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WSRP within the UK.

WSRP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WSRP
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSRP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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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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
England - 6 £245 - 3
Yorkshire - 5 £240 - 3
Leeds - 5 £240 - 3
West Yorkshire - 5 £240 - 3
North West - 1 £300 -

WSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WSRP 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 WSRP.

1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) WSDL
2 6 (85.71%) B2B
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 6 (85.71%) BPEL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
3 1 (14.29%) PABX
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) MD110
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco

WSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WSRP 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 WSRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ADSL
1 1 (14.29%) ISDN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) MD110
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
1 1 (14.29%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SOA Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) WSDL
2 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (85.71%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
1 6 (85.71%) B2B
1 6 (85.71%) BPEL
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 14 days ago