The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 22 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.47% - 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% - 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £353 - £351
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £368
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +95.55%

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 Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 35 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.12% 14.40% 34.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 41
Median daily rate £350 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WCF 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (50.00%) SOLID
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) SOLID
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore