The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Altrincham 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 38.46% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 71.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +16.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Altrincham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 53.85% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WCF
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WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing WCF 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 WCF.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (50.00%) XML
5 8 (50.00%) XSD
5 8 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) OOD
5 8 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (43.75%) MVVM
6 7 (43.75%) User Stories
6 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (43.75%) RIA
6 7 (43.75%) WPF
6 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (37.50%) HTML5
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) TDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing WCF 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 WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Web Developer
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 8 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (43.75%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) XSD
4 7 (43.75%) WPF
4 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) LINQ
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 2 (12.50%) REST
9 1 (6.25%) RESTful
9 1 (6.25%) CSS
9 1 (6.25%) CSS3
9 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (43.75%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) OO
1 8 (50.00%) OOD
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) MVVM
2 7 (43.75%) User Stories
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter