The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 43 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing WCF 8 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.54% 2.04% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 6.59% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 18
Median daily rate £288 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% -16.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +103.07%

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
174 182 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.59% 30.90% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 109 143
Median daily rate £375 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 8 £288 -8.73% 4
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (95.65%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 6 (26.09%) WPF
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Web Development
10 4 (17.39%) jQuery
10 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
10 4 (17.39%) SOAP
10 4 (17.39%) Windows
10 4 (17.39%) REST
11 3 (13.04%) SOLID
11 3 (13.04%) Web Services
11 3 (13.04%) SAP
11 3 (13.04%) Electronics
11 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
11 3 (13.04%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
11 3 (13.04%) Scrum
11 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
11 3 (13.04%) MVVM
11 3 (13.04%) Selenium
11 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (13.04%) TDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) JMeter
2 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 18 (78.26%) .NET Developer
3 15 (65.22%) C# Developer
4 13 (56.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (13.04%) WCF Developer
5 3 (13.04%) WPF Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) WPF
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) REST
6 4 (17.39%) SOAP
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 2 (8.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (8.70%) Silverlight
8 2 (8.70%) WinForms
9 1 (4.35%) CSS3
9 1 (4.35%) Dojo
9 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.35%) HTML5
9 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) SCADA
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) MVVM
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) SOLID
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) XAML
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Siemens
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin