The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.89% - 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£613 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £40.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.27%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.86% 18.70% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 25
Average daily rate £450 £520 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £440 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £500
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 £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle