The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.10% 2.78% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 6.25% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£258 £241 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
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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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 48 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 31.49% 44.44% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 12
Average daily rate £385 £290 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.75% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £208 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -21.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
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