The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 4.13% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% 10.20% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate
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£470 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.40% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-45.67% +3.84%
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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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 147 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.22% 40.50% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 96 43
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

WCF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) BPEL
6 1 (14.29%) WPF
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) BPEL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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