The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for WSDL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 115 107 119
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12  
Contract jobs citing WSDL 1 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.054% 0.69% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 3.40% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Median daily rate £450 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +28.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
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% -  

WSDL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 432 441 509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.52% 20.27% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 310 255
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £47.50 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing WSDL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in Hampshire

WSDL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WSDL in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WSDL in Hampshire

WSDL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WSDL in Hampshire

WSDL
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Force.com
3 1 (33.33%) Visualforce
3 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) SOQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOSL
3 1 (33.33%) Boomi
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Boomi
1 1 (33.33%) Force.com
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Visualforce
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SOQL
1 1 (33.33%) SOSL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel