The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 33 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.57% 1.08% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 3.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -44.57%
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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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.41% 31.72% 41.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 30
Average daily rate £310 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £302 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
3 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (68.00%) Entity Framework
5 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (64.00%) jQuery
5 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (64.00%) CSS
5 16 (64.00%) HTML
5 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (60.00%) Web Services
7 14 (56.00%) MVC
8 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
9 11 (44.00%) TDD
10 10 (40.00%) SQL
10 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (40.00%) LINQ
11 9 (36.00%) Scrum
12 8 (32.00%) StyleCop
12 8 (32.00%) NUnit
13 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (24.00%) HTML5
14 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 5 (20.00%) XML
14 5 (20.00%) XSLT
14 5 (20.00%) OO
15 4 (16.00%) OOP
16 3 (12.00%) Finance
16 3 (12.00%) VB6

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (32.00%) NUnit
2 8 (32.00%) StyleCop
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (64.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (24.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ETL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (68.00%) Entity Framework
4 16 (64.00%) jQuery
4 16 (64.00%) CSS
4 16 (64.00%) HTML
4 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
5 15 (60.00%) Web Services
6 10 (40.00%) LINQ
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) XSLT
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.00%) CSS3
9 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
10 1 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 11 (44.00%) TDD
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
7 3 (12.00%) ETL
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.00%) Coaching
9 1 (4.00%) OOD
9 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) VB
4 3 (12.00%) VB6
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix