The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 25 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.60% 1.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £638 £574 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.75 -

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.20% 22.46% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 22
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £649 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

WCF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Infragistics
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Market Risk
2 2 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Mashery
3 1 (33.33%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Market Risk
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Infragistics
2 1 (33.33%) Mashery
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO