The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 7 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 7.14% 50.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£405 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
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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
4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 28.57% 50.00% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £405 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Cobham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) WatiN
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (20.00%) OOP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 (60.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) WatiN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft