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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 76 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Contract jobs citing WCF 32 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.78% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.16% 2.80% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 6
Median daily rate £427 £331 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.17% -7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £351
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.88 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -23.86%
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
392 572 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.77% 26.06% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 363 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.09 £50.00 £45.50
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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Winchester - 6 £375 - 1
Portsmouth +1 3 - - 1
Basingstoke - 3 £438 -
Havant - 3 - - 2
Southampton +3 2 £331 - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £325 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 75 (98.68%) .NET
2 71 (93.42%) C#
3 66 (86.84%) SQL Server
4 63 (82.89%) SQL
4 63 (82.89%) ASP.NET
5 50 (65.79%) MVC
6 49 (64.47%) XML
7 46 (60.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 45 (59.21%) CSS
9 42 (55.26%) jQuery
10 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
11 39 (51.32%) Web Services
12 38 (50.00%) IIS
13 34 (44.74%) VB.NET
13 34 (44.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (43.42%) LINQ to SQL
14 33 (43.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 33 (43.42%) HTML
14 33 (43.42%) OOP
14 33 (43.42%) N-Tier
14 33 (43.42%) LINQ
15 31 (40.79%) JavaScript
16 30 (39.47%) Security Cleared
17 29 (38.16%) SC Cleared
17 29 (38.16%) Windows
18 28 (36.84%) Ajax
18 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (35.53%) OWASP
19 27 (35.53%) Secure Coding
20 23 (30.26%) Scrum

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 38 (50.00%) IIS
2 16 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 11 (14.47%) CMS
3 11 (14.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (11.84%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.32%) CICS
7 1 (1.32%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.32%) Commerce Server 2007
7 1 (1.32%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) InfoPath
2 4 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.89%) Boomi
3 4 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) DNS
1 8 (10.53%) Kerberos
2 5 (6.58%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (86.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (44.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
5 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database
6 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (9.21%) MS Access
8 5 (6.58%) MySQL
9 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.32%) DB2
10 1 (1.32%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (60.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.84%) NUnit
3 9 (11.84%) Selenium
3 9 (11.84%) SpecFlow
4 8 (10.53%) MSI
4 8 (10.53%) WiX
5 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.58%) JIRA
6 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.95%) Babel
7 3 (3.95%) webpack
8 2 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (1.32%) Advertising
1 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.32%) Military
1 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (96.05%) Developer
2 51 (67.11%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Sitecore Developer
4 9 (11.84%) CMS Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Access Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (5.26%) ASP Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Azure Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C++ Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.63%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (98.68%) .NET
2 63 (82.89%) ASP.NET
3 49 (64.47%) XML
4 45 (59.21%) CSS
5 42 (55.26%) jQuery
6 39 (51.32%) Web Services
7 33 (43.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 33 (43.42%) HTML
7 33 (43.42%) LINQ
7 33 (43.42%) LINQ to SQL
8 28 (36.84%) Ajax
9 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (15.79%) HTML5
11 12 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (13.16%) Breeze.js
13 10 (13.16%) Durandal
13 10 (13.16%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (13.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (65.79%) MVC
2 33 (43.42%) OOP
3 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (35.53%) OWASP
4 27 (35.53%) Secure Coding
5 23 (30.26%) Scrum
6 13 (17.11%) Configuration Management
7 12 (15.79%) TDD
8 11 (14.47%) Content Management
8 11 (14.47%) Kanban
9 9 (11.84%) Full Text Search
10 8 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 7 (9.21%) Analytics
11 7 (9.21%) SDLC
12 6 (7.89%) Logistics
12 6 (7.89%) Web Development
13 5 (6.58%) Migration
13 5 (6.58%) SOA
13 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 71 (93.42%) C#
2 63 (82.89%) SQL
3 34 (44.74%) VB.NET
4 31 (40.79%) JavaScript
5 23 (30.26%) T-SQL
6 11 (14.47%) VB
7 10 (13.16%) TypeScript
8 9 (11.84%) PL/SQL
9 7 (9.21%) VBA
10 6 (7.89%) C++
11 5 (6.58%) Java
12 3 (3.95%) C
12 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.63%) PHP
14 1 (1.32%) COBOL
14 1 (1.32%) JCL
14 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 29 (38.16%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Sitecore
3 10 (13.16%) DevExpress
4 6 (7.89%) BMC
4 6 (7.89%) Dell
4 6 (7.89%) Remedy
5 5 (6.58%) Telerik
6 1 (1.32%) Ektron
6 1 (1.32%) SAP