The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Brighton 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.28% 0.54% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% +22.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 69 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 34.25% 37.10% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 43
Average daily rate £250 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
WCF
East Sussex

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 29 July 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) VB
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (33.33%) NUnit
6 3 (33.33%) VB6
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (33.33%) LINQ
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) NUnit
2 3 (33.33%) StyleCop
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) COM+
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) DSDM
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Kofax
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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