The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East Sussex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing WCF 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.37% 0.34% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.65% 1.37% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +16.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 73 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.93% 24.83% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 54
Average daily rate £250 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £363 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WCF
South East

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +4 6 £200 -42.85% 2
Eastbourne - - - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (81.25%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (56.25%) TDD
7 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
8 7 (43.75%) Scrum
8 7 (43.75%) MVC
8 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
9 6 (37.50%) VB
9 6 (37.50%) VB6
10 5 (31.25%) WinForms
10 5 (31.25%) WPF
10 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (31.25%) Windows
10 5 (31.25%) HTML
10 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
11 4 (25.00%) CSS
11 4 (25.00%) Web Services
11 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (25.00%) StyleCop
11 4 (25.00%) LINQ
11 4 (25.00%) jQuery
11 4 (25.00%) NUnit
11 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (18.75%) Web Development
12 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (25.00%) StyleCop
3 4 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
6 5 (31.25%) WinForms
6 5 (31.25%) WPF
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) LINQ
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (12.50%) COM+
10 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Load Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) DSDM
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) VB
2 6 (37.50%) VB6
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Kofax