The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 37 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.22% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 2.50% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £338 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +95.55%

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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 22.86% 15.27% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 22
Median daily rate £338 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £363
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 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 2 £356 - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Telerik
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Telerik
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle