The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.73% 2.20% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 7.48% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £475 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -20.83%
WCF
South East

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 East Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 107 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 41.82% 29.40% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 66 45
Median daily rate £400 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £21.15 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WCF.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) WinForms
4 6 (60.00%) N-Tier
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (20.00%) MSTest
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (10.00%) AutoMapper
7 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) MSTest
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Moq
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) CQRS
3 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) SOLID
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB6