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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing WCF 29 1 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.00% 0.37% 5.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.71% 1.19% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
140 84 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 33.82% 30.77% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 33 66
Average daily rate £285 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 £26.31 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -12.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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 +10 21 £350 - 3
Eastbourne - - - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) C#
3 21 (70.00%) MVC
4 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 18 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (40.00%) TDD
7 12 (40.00%) HTML
8 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 11 (36.67%) Scrum
9 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (26.67%) NUnit
11 8 (26.67%) Web Services
12 7 (23.33%) WinForms
12 7 (23.33%) CSS
12 7 (23.33%) VB
12 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
12 7 (23.33%) VB6
12 7 (23.33%) WPF
12 7 (23.33%) jQuery
12 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
12 7 (23.33%) Build Automation
13 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (20.00%) Finance
14 5 (16.67%) Selenium
14 5 (16.67%) LINQ
14 5 (16.67%) StyleCop

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (26.67%) NUnit
3 5 (16.67%) Selenium
3 5 (16.67%) StyleCop
3 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Moq
5 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (36.67%) C# Developer
3 11 (36.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 18 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 7 (23.33%) WinForms
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) WPF
7 7 (23.33%) jQuery
8 5 (16.67%) LINQ
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.33%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) HTML5
10 1 (3.33%) REST
10 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 11 (36.67%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (23.33%) Build Automation
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) OOP
9 1 (3.33%) OO
9 1 (3.33%) OOD
9 1 (3.33%) EAM
9 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) VB
3 7 (23.33%) VB6
3 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft