The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Bradford 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 18 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.68% - 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.81% - 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +18.30%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 24.83% 14.69% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 8
Average daily rate £331 £330 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £400 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
WCF
West Yorkshire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) XHTML
8 2 (16.67%) W3C
8 2 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
9 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
9 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
9 1 (8.33%) Web Development
9 1 (8.33%) QA

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) XHTML
8 1 (8.33%) WF
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
8 1 (8.33%) XSD
8 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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