The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 113 96
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Contract jobs citing WCF 43 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.32% 0.77% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.65% 3.33% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 11
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%
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
497 510 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.86% 23.04% 25.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 322 276
Median daily rate £375 £370 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +3 8 - - 2
Andover - 6 £350 -
Winchester - 6 £375 - 1
Southampton +16 3 £325 - 2
Portsmouth -11 2 - -
Farnborough - 1 £425 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (93.65%) C#
2 59 (93.65%) ASP.NET
3 55 (87.30%) SQL Server
4 51 (80.95%) SQL
5 45 (71.43%) MVC
6 41 (65.08%) Web Services
7 39 (61.90%) CSS
8 36 (57.14%) jQuery
9 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
10 34 (53.97%) SC Cleared
10 34 (53.97%) XML
11 29 (46.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (44.44%) T-SQL
12 28 (44.44%) IIS
13 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
15 24 (38.10%) VB.NET
16 23 (36.51%) Windows
17 22 (34.92%) SharePoint
18 21 (33.33%) OOP
18 21 (33.33%) N-Tier
18 21 (33.33%) HTML
18 21 (33.33%) Ajax
18 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (33.33%) LINQ
18 21 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
18 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 20 (31.75%) JavaScript

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (44.44%) IIS
2 22 (34.92%) SharePoint
3 11 (17.46%) CMS
3 11 (17.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) DNS
1 9 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (87.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (17.46%) MongoDB
5 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.17%) MySQL
9 1 (1.59%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 10 (15.87%) NUnit
3 10 (15.87%) Selenium
3 10 (15.87%) SpecFlow
4 9 (14.29%) MSI
4 9 (14.29%) WiX
5 4 (6.35%) Babel
5 4 (6.35%) webpack
6 3 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.17%) Military
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (98.41%) Developer
2 45 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Sitecore Developer
4 9 (14.29%) CMS Developer
5 5 (7.94%) ASP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (6.35%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (93.65%) ASP.NET
3 41 (65.08%) Web Services
4 39 (61.90%) CSS
5 36 (57.14%) jQuery
6 34 (53.97%) XML
7 21 (33.33%) Ajax
7 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 21 (33.33%) HTML
7 21 (33.33%) LINQ
7 21 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
8 17 (26.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
11 12 (19.05%) HTML5
12 11 (17.46%) Breeze.js
12 11 (17.46%) Durandal
12 11 (17.46%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) MVC
2 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.33%) OOP
4 20 (31.75%) Scrum
5 17 (26.98%) OWASP
5 17 (26.98%) Secure Coding
6 12 (19.05%) TDD
7 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
7 11 (17.46%) Content Management
7 11 (17.46%) Kanban
8 10 (15.87%) Full Text Search
8 10 (15.87%) Logistics
9 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (14.29%) Web Development
10 6 (9.52%) ITIL
10 6 (9.52%) MSF
10 6 (9.52%) RUP
10 6 (9.52%) Service Design
11 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
11 5 (7.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 59 (93.65%) C#
2 51 (80.95%) SQL
3 28 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 24 (38.10%) VB.NET
5 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
6 15 (23.81%) VB
7 13 (20.63%) PL/SQL
8 11 (17.46%) TypeScript
9 6 (9.52%) C
10 5 (7.94%) C++
11 3 (4.76%) PHP
11 3 (4.76%) VB6
12 2 (3.17%) Java
12 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 34 (53.97%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 11 (17.46%) DevExpress
3 11 (17.46%) Sitecore
4 6 (9.52%) BMC
4 6 (9.52%) Remedy
5 2 (3.17%) Telerik
6 1 (1.59%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.59%) HP