The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 9 7
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham - 3.57% 15.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 14.29% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £438 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
WCF
Surrey

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 Cobham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cobham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 40.91% 25.00% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £358 £438 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.28% +8.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cobham 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 Cobham

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Cobham region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) DSDM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# WCF Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WCF Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DSDM
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript