The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.79% 0.71% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -45.67%
WCF
London

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 49 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 35.18% 34.75% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 23
Median daily rate £413 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
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 £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

WCF
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Croydon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft