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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 65 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing WCF 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.09% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 1.42% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £365 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £453 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -5.00%
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
251 281 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.37% 30.91% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 240 175
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
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 23 July 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) MVC
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (70.00%) AngularJS
7 13 (65.00%) REST
7 13 (65.00%) Scrum
8 11 (55.00%) HTML
8 11 (55.00%) HTML5
9 8 (40.00%) SQL
9 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
9 8 (40.00%) CSS
9 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
9 8 (40.00%) Dojo
9 8 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (40.00%) User Experience
10 7 (35.00%) Microservices
10 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (35.00%) Integration Testing
10 7 (35.00%) Web Services
10 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
11 6 (30.00%) Process Management
11 6 (30.00%) jQuery

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 5 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (25.00%) RavenDB
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (15.00%) NuGet
4 1 (5.00%) Moq
4 1 (5.00%) MSTest
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (35.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (25.00%) AWS Developer
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
7 4 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
8 3 (15.00%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Azure Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Principal .NET Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Principal Developer
10 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
10 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
10 1 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (70.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (65.00%) REST
6 11 (55.00%) HTML
6 11 (55.00%) HTML5
7 8 (40.00%) CSS
7 8 (40.00%) Dojo
7 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
7 8 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (35.00%) Web Services
9 6 (30.00%) jQuery
10 5 (25.00%) MSMQ
10 5 (25.00%) SOAP
11 3 (15.00%) Ajax
11 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (15.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) MVC
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (65.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Microservices
5 6 (30.00%) Process Management
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (10.00%) SOLID
8 1 (5.00%) CQRS
8 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Telerik
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
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