The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 113 125
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.094% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.38% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £306 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +53.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £27.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
664 530 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.27% 24.98% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 299 439
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
WSDL
England

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSDL across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WSDL 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 WSDL.

1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) e-GIF
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) CMMI
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WSDL 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 WSDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Informatics
1 1 (33.33%) Health Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) e-GIF
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) CMMI
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO