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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 106 94 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -47
Contract jobs citing WCF 16 21 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.75% 1.03% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 3.94% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 43
Average daily rate
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£316 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £335 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -28.57%
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
526 533 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.72% 26.08% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 303 323
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Average hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Farnborough - 3 £313 - 1
Hook - 3 £325 -
Havant +2 2 - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) MVC
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) Web Services
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) CSS
7 10 (35.71%) jQuery
8 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
10 7 (25.00%) Oracle
10 7 (25.00%) Scrum
10 7 (25.00%) WPF
10 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (21.43%) Workflow
12 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
12 5 (17.86%) MSMQ
12 5 (17.86%) OO
12 5 (17.86%) XML
12 5 (17.86%) C++
12 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
12 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) Ajax
12 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) CTI
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) NetAdvantage
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Moq
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) Web Services
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (25.00%) WPF
6 5 (17.86%) Ajax
6 5 (17.86%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) MSMQ
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.29%) Silverlight
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 3 (10.71%) JSON
8 3 (10.71%) HTML
8 3 (10.71%) XSL
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (10.71%) REST
8 3 (10.71%) CSLA.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) MVC
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) Workflow
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
5 4 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 3 (10.71%) MVVM
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) UML
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 5 (17.86%) C++
6 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) AppManager
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Infragistics
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) NetIQ
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