The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 113 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing WCF 6 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.28% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 3.04% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
Average daily rate £388 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £33.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-67.40% -16.66%
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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
459 427 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.31% 19.06% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 251 310
Average daily rate £355 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 23
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Havant - 2 - - 1
Southampton +15 1 £350 +16.66% 1
Portsmouth - 1 - - 3
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) C++
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Moq
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Web Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) CTI
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Moq
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Development Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Development Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modeller
4 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics Modeller
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) COM
6 2 (18.18%) LINQ
6 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) STL
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 1 (9.09%) HTML
7 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Office Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
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