The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 80 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Contract jobs citing WCF 13 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.91% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.24% 0.62% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
Average daily rate
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£290 - £281
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 - £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-45.67% +3.84%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
248 325 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.45% 27.22% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 211 84
Average daily rate £350 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
5 12 (70.59%) MVC
6 9 (52.94%) HTML
7 8 (47.06%) CSS
8 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
8 6 (35.29%) WPF
8 6 (35.29%) jQuery
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
10 4 (23.53%) Windows
10 4 (23.53%) TDD
11 3 (17.65%) Ajax
11 3 (17.65%) Oracle
11 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 3 (17.65%) HTML5
11 3 (17.65%) RESTful
11 3 (17.65%) CSS3
12 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
12 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
12 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (11.76%) BDD
12 2 (11.76%) Markit EDM
12 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (11.76%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) NCrunch
2 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) WPF
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) XML
8 2 (11.76%) XSLT
8 2 (11.76%) WinForms
8 2 (11.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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