The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £368 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.88 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -23.86%
WCF
Scotland

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 Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 2 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 40.00% 5.13% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 19
Median daily rate £295 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.89% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £475 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WCF across the Aberdeen region.

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen