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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 29 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing WCF 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.73% 3.48% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.96% 9.92% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate £335 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
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
113 121 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 46.89% 35.07% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 39
Average daily rate £338 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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
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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hastings - 7 £335 -
Brighton +7 2 £375 +29.31% 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (90.00%) MVC
4 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (65.00%) .NET Framework
7 12 (60.00%) WinForms
7 12 (60.00%) Entity Framework
7 12 (60.00%) jQuery
8 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (55.00%) CSS
9 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (40.00%) Web Services
11 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
12 6 (30.00%) TDD
12 6 (30.00%) SQL
12 6 (30.00%) HTML
13 5 (25.00%) Windows
13 5 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
14 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 4 (20.00%) Ajax
14 4 (20.00%) OO
15 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
15 2 (10.00%) XML
15 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
16 1 (5.00%) Unity DI Container

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Moq
3 1 (5.00%) MSTest
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.00%) XMLUnit
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) C# Developer
3 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (65.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (55.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Developer
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (65.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 12 (60.00%) WinForms
5 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (55.00%) CSS
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) HTML
9 4 (20.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) XML
11 1 (5.00%) .NET Remoting
11 1 (5.00%) CSS3
11 1 (5.00%) HTML5
11 1 (5.00%) RESTful
11 1 (5.00%) SOAP
11 1 (5.00%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) CQRS
5 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VB6