The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 49 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 9 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.08% 6.08% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 21.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 0
Average daily rate £300 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
WCF
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 82 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.33% 27.70% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 58 34
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) Scrum
3 25 (83.33%) MVC
3 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (80.00%) C#
4 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 20 (66.67%) CSS
5 20 (66.67%) HTML
5 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (63.33%) XML
7 18 (60.00%) Web Services
7 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 18 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (56.67%) Unit Testing
8 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
10 14 (46.67%) TDD
10 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (43.33%) HTTP
11 13 (43.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (43.33%) SOAP
12 10 (33.33%) NHS
13 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
14 7 (23.33%) Oracle
14 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
15 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (3.33%) Commerce Server
1 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (10.00%) Couchbase
8 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) MbUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
5 2 (6.67%) MSTest
5 2 (6.67%) NUnit
5 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (43.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (36.67%) SQL Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Graduate
10 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
2 20 (66.67%) HTML
3 19 (63.33%) XML
4 18 (60.00%) Web Services
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 13 (43.33%) SOAP
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.67%) CSS3
9 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 5 (16.67%) HTML5
10 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (13.33%) jQuery
10 4 (13.33%) LINQ
10 4 (13.33%) WinForms
11 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Scrum
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) MVC
3 17 (56.67%) Unit Testing
4 14 (46.67%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) OOP
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) ATDD
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) MVVM
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Test-First Development
7 2 (6.67%) UML
8 1 (3.33%) Coaching
8 1 (3.33%) CRM
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
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