Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for WSDL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WSDL over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 79
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate £481 £550 £333
% change year-on-year -12.64% +65.41% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

WSDL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 151 125 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.14% 27.11% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 97 178
Somerset median daily rate £375 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -0.69% +11.54%
10th Percentile £275 £237 £275
90th Percentile £475 £463 £438
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 40
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £122.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +186.55% +22.14%
10th Percentile £50.50 £68.00 £32.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £181.00 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing WSDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in Somerset