The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 38 26
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 0.32% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.33% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Average daily rate - £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
WCF
South West

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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
127 75 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 46.52% 24.19% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 33 37
Average daily rate £375 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £522 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Devon

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

WCF
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft