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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing WCF 21 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.70% 2.03% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 5.71% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 24
Median daily rate £281 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £413 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £480 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £368 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.88 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -23.86%
WCF
East of England

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
207 245 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.44% 35.56% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 155 168
Median daily rate £388 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Median hourly rate £28.25 £43.75 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% -
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 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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 15 £288 -32.35% 10
Peterborough - 5 £250 - 3
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (40.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.00%) REST
8 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (16.00%) Selenium
8 4 (16.00%) WPF
8 4 (16.00%) Web Development
8 4 (16.00%) SOAP
8 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (12.00%) HTML
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.00%) SAP
9 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (12.00%) Marketing
9 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (12.00%) TDD
9 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.00%) Electronics
9 3 (12.00%) Telecoms

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) JMeter
2 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 19 (76.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (56.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) WCF Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.00%) REST
6 4 (16.00%) SOAP
6 4 (16.00%) WPF
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) CSS
8 2 (8.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
8 2 (8.00%) WinForms
8 2 (8.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) CSS3
9 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) SCADA
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) SOLID
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.00%) MVVM
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) XAML
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PhD
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Siemens
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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