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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 20 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing WCF 24 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.23% 1.56% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.24% 5.62% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £408 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-67.40% -16.66%
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
113 89 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 29.35% 27.81% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 56 57
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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 5 May 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) C#
3 23 (76.67%) MVC
4 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
5 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (56.67%) HTML
6 17 (56.67%) SQL
7 15 (50.00%) CSS
8 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (40.00%) Web Services
9 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (40.00%) Scrum
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
11 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (23.33%) WPF
14 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
14 7 (23.33%) XML
14 7 (23.33%) XSLT
15 6 (20.00%) TDD
15 6 (20.00%) jQuery
16 5 (16.67%) REST
16 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
16 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework

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 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Architect
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
4 15 (50.00%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (40.00%) Web Services
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
9 7 (23.33%) WPF
9 7 (23.33%) XML
9 7 (23.33%) XSLT
10 6 (20.00%) jQuery
11 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (16.67%) REST
11 5 (16.67%) XSD
12 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (13.33%) CSS3
12 4 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) MVC
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) ETL
5 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
6 4 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) SOLID
7 3 (10.00%) API Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
8 2 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) XAML
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
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