The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.99% - 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
WCF
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.23% 12.68% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 10
Average daily rate £321 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.50% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £363 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 3 £450 - 4
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) NServiceBus
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) MVVM
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (28.57%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter