The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.94% - 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £38.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-12.33% +6.20%
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Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 25.16% 37.08% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 13
Average daily rate £300 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £390 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

WCF
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) VCP4
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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