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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 129 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 14 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 1.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Median daily rate £400 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
1041 1056 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.32% 32.86% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 720 441
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.97 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 -2 6 - - 2
North Yorkshire - 6 - -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (69.57%) XML
2 15 (65.22%) SOAP
2 15 (65.22%) SOA
3 13 (56.52%) XSD
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) XML Schema
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
4 9 (39.13%) JSON
5 8 (34.78%) N-Tier
5 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (34.78%) REST
5 8 (34.78%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (34.78%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) XSLT
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
6 7 (30.43%) Workflow
6 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
6 7 (30.43%) Build Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Puppet
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Local Government
6 7 (30.43%) InfoPath
6 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (30.43%) logstash
6 7 (30.43%) DevOps

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 8 (34.78%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) InfoPath
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 7 (30.43%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Leader
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 6 (26.09%) SOA Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) SOA Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps Manager
6 3 (13.04%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) XML
2 15 (65.22%) SOAP
3 13 (56.52%) XSD
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
4 9 (39.13%) JSON
4 9 (39.13%) XML Schema
5 8 (34.78%) REST
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) XSLT
6 6 (26.09%) UDDI
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.35%) J2EE
8 1 (4.35%) Node.js
8 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) SOA
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
4 7 (30.43%) API Design
4 7 (30.43%) Build Automation
4 7 (30.43%) DevOps
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Workflow
5 6 (26.09%) BPEL
5 6 (26.09%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (26.09%) Microservices
5 6 (26.09%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (26.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (4.35%) API Development
6 1 (4.35%) DSDM
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) logstash
1 7 (30.43%) Piwik
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle