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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 60 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 11 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.27% 0.45% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.18% 1.96% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 3
Median daily rate £375 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-67.40% -16.66%
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
178 204 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.51% 23.08% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 144 208
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.39 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +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
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 4 May 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 24 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) .NET
3 22 (91.67%) MVC
4 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
4 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
6 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
7 16 (66.67%) Scrum
7 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (58.33%) SQL
10 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
10 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
11 12 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (50.00%) REST
12 11 (45.83%) User Experience
12 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
12 11 (45.83%) HTML
12 11 (45.83%) CSS
12 11 (45.83%) Dojo
13 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
13 10 (41.67%) Microservices
13 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
13 10 (41.67%) HTML5
14 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
15 8 (33.33%) Web Services
15 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
17 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
18 5 (20.83%) 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 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Moq
1 4 (16.67%) NUnit
1 4 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) MSTest
3 1 (4.17%) NuGet
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
6 5 (20.83%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Angular Developer
7 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) AWS Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Azure Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Principal .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
6 12 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (50.00%) REST
7 11 (45.83%) CSS
7 11 (45.83%) Dojo
7 11 (45.83%) HTML
8 10 (41.67%) HTML5
9 8 (33.33%) Web Services
10 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
10 5 (20.83%) jQuery
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (16.67%) MSMQ
11 4 (16.67%) RESTful
12 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
13 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) MVC
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Microservices
5 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (29.17%) Integration Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Process Management
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 4 (16.67%) BDD
9 4 (16.67%) OO
10 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 3 (12.50%) Kanban
10 3 (12.50%) OOP
11 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (4.17%) Extreme Programming
11 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
11 1 (4.17%) SOA
11 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
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