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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.87% - 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£925 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
41 63 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 17.75% 21.88% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 15
Average daily rate £315 £265 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.86% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 19 September 2014. 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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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 - 2 £925 - 2
Chesterfield - - - - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) NUnit
2 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) MSTest
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) BC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) WF
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) NUnit
1 8 (88.89%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) WPF
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) WF
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) BC Cleared