The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 26 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing WCF 15 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.84% 2.22% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.32% 7.32% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £40.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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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 Bradford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 22.18% 30.37% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 26
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) C#
3 19 (86.36%) Web Services
4 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (77.27%) jQuery
5 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
5 15 (68.18%) MVC
6 14 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (54.55%) CMS
7 12 (54.55%) HTML
7 12 (54.55%) CSS
8 7 (31.82%) XML
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
10 5 (22.73%) Marketing
11 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 4 (18.18%) Umbraco
11 4 (18.18%) Finance
12 3 (13.64%) ISEB
12 3 (13.64%) CRM
12 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
12 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
12 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (13.64%) QA
13 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (9.09%) TDD
13 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 12 (54.55%) CMS
2 4 (18.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Web Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) Web Services
4 17 (77.27%) jQuery
5 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 12 (54.55%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) MVC
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
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