The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing WCF 10 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.31% 2.58% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 9.09% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £340 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
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
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 231 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 28.50% 28.34% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 182 189
Median daily rate £360 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -21.05%
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 Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Bristol region.

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WCF.

1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
3 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (75.86%) C#
5 21 (72.41%) MVC
6 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
7 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
8 15 (51.72%) TDD
8 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (48.28%) HTML
10 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (41.38%) jQuery
12 11 (37.93%) Scrum
13 10 (34.48%) SQL
13 10 (34.48%) CSS
13 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
14 9 (31.03%) HTML5
14 9 (31.03%) JSON
15 8 (27.59%) SOAP
15 8 (27.59%) Web Services
15 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
15 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
15 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (24.14%) REST
16 7 (24.14%) SDLC
16 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (17.24%) Ajax
17 5 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) OpenROAD
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Ingres
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) RavenDB
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
3 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (48.28%) HTML
5 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (41.38%) jQuery
7 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
7 10 (34.48%) CSS
8 9 (31.03%) HTML5
8 9 (31.03%) JSON
9 8 (27.59%) SOAP
9 8 (27.59%) Web Services
10 7 (24.14%) REST
11 5 (17.24%) Ajax
11 5 (17.24%) NHibernate
12 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (13.79%) LINQ
12 4 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (10.34%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) MVC
3 15 (51.72%) TDD
4 11 (37.93%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) CRM
7 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.79%) Microservices
9 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.34%) OO
9 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (10.34%) Process Management
9 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) OOD
10 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Telerik
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
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