The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 30 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.07% - 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.25% - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-45.67% +3.84%
WCF
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 68 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 28.63% 31.63% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 28 8
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £44.25 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +391.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Chester

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

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

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) EDIFACT
3 3 (42.86%) EDI
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SMTP
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) EDIFACT
2 3 (42.86%) EDI
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) DHTML
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) R
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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