The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Docklands, London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 26 36
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 1.37% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.76% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -3.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 42 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.07% 28.77% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 45
Average daily rate £450 £400 £542
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £520 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WCF
London

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London