The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Devon
Rank 26 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing WCF 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.27% 0.75% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 1.55% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Median daily rate £275 £286 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% -15.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £267 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
- -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.75 -

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
72 129 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 34.12% 48.50% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 111 34
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £439 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +35.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Exeter +2 5 £275 +4.76% 1
Plymouth - 4 £220 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Devon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (80.95%) REST
5 15 (71.43%) Web Services
6 13 (61.90%) WPF
7 9 (42.86%) OO
7 9 (42.86%) OOD
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (38.10%) SOAP
8 8 (38.10%) jQuery
9 7 (33.33%) Scrum
9 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
11 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle
11 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
11 5 (23.81%) JSON
11 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
12 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
12 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Developer
3 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (61.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (61.90%) C# Developer
4 13 (61.90%) Software Developer
5 12 (57.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (57.14%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (47.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (47.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior WPF Developer
8 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET Web API
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (80.95%) REST
5 15 (71.43%) Web Services
6 13 (61.90%) WPF
7 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 8 (38.10%) SOAP
8 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
9 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
9 5 (23.81%) JSON
9 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (14.29%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) OOD
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Microservices
6 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle