The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 39 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing WCF 20 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.51% 1.93% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.64% 8.33% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 1
Median daily rate £388 £190 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.94% -49.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%
WCF
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
188 84 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 32.98% 23.20% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 66 49
Median daily rate £375 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £31.44 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.65% +42.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for WCF.

1 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (85.71%) MVC
3 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
5 23 (65.71%) Web Services
6 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (40.00%) SQL
8 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
8 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
9 12 (34.29%) XML
9 12 (34.29%) XSLT
10 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
10 11 (31.43%) Scrum
11 10 (28.57%) TDD
11 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 10 (28.57%) XSD
11 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
11 10 (28.57%) ETL
11 10 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (25.71%) Data Transformation
12 9 (25.71%) CMS
13 8 (22.86%) SOAP
13 8 (22.86%) Migration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 9 (25.71%) CMS
2 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
1 8 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 23 (65.71%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
5 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Azure Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ETL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
3 23 (65.71%) Web Services
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
6 12 (34.29%) XML
6 12 (34.29%) XSLT
7 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 10 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (28.57%) XSD
8 8 (22.86%) REST
8 8 (22.86%) RESTful
8 8 (22.86%) SOAP
9 7 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (17.14%) HTML
11 5 (14.29%) OAuth
11 5 (14.29%) SAML
12 4 (11.43%) CSS
13 3 (8.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) MVC
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Scrum
4 10 (28.57%) ETL
4 10 (28.57%) TDD
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (25.71%) Data Transformation
6 8 (22.86%) API Integration
6 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
6 8 (22.86%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (22.86%) Migration
7 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (20.00%) Data Validation
7 7 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (20.00%) Service Design
7 7 (20.00%) SOLID
7 7 (20.00%) Validation
8 6 (17.14%) OOD
8 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) XAML
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Sitecore