The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 133 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 6 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £409 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WSDL
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1011 795 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.09% 26.94% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 541 394
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -5 4 £409 +9.00%
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 11 (68.75%) XSD
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (50.00%) Puppet
4 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (50.00%) logstash
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) API Design
4 8 (50.00%) Piwik
5 7 (43.75%) Microservices
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 6 (37.50%) SOA
6 6 (37.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) XML Schema
8 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) JSON
9 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 3 (18.75%) REST
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (18.75%) C#
9 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
9 3 (18.75%) XSLT

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) InfoPath
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SOA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SOA Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XSD
2 8 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 4 (25.00%) XML Schema
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) XSLT
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (12.50%) UDDI
8 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.25%) J2EE
8 1 (6.25%) Node.js
8 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) API Design
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) Microservices
4 6 (37.50%) SOA
4 6 (37.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) API Development
6 2 (12.50%) BPEL
6 2 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) DSDM
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) logstash
1 8 (50.00%) Piwik
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) IBM