The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.12% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WSDL
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
196 279 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 36.16% 36.28% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 190 166
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Wales

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) UDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) UDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle