The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon - - 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -43.58%
WCF
Essex

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 Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 50.00% 50.75% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Median daily rate £240 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £30.50 £40.60 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.87% +0.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basildon 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 Basildon

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Basildon