The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 16 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.49% 12.63% 3.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 75.00% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 6
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +103.07%

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 28.36% 16.84% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 10
Median daily rate £363 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

WCF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago