The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 95 99
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.67% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.22% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £565 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+36.96% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.17 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -

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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
468 586 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.64% 30.04% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 378 350
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 £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WSDL
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
1 5 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft