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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.55% - 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.57% - 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £438 - £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
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
Hampshire

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
35 61 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.04% 22.76% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 29
Median daily rate £388 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £33.75 - £21.00
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 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server

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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft