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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.28% 1.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.22% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £281 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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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
37 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.22% 14.93% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 19
Average daily rate £325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

WCF
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 30 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) IIS
7 2 (22.22%) MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) WPF
8 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
8 1 (11.11%) jQuery
8 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (11.11%) HTML5
8 1 (11.11%) MVVM
8 1 (11.11%) Moq
8 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Sass
8 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Moq
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Front-End Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Front-End Web Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MVVM
3 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft