Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 194 196
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -19
Contract jobs citing WSDL 4 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.092% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.74% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 14
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £226
90th Percentile £388 £400 £489
England median daily rate £488 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +14.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1248 1891 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.58% 34.53% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 1309 1247
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £294 £281 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £31.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.30% -52.65% +3.40%
10th Percentile £17.76 £13.43 £10.90
90th Percentile £40.50 £44.38 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in Yorkshire

WSDL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSDL in Yorkshire

WSDL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WSDL 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +16 4 £375 - 1
WSDL
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) COM
4 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Force.com

WSDL
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) CRM Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) CRM Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) COM
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BPMN
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft