The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.19% 0.38% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £285 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -1.04%
WCF
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.81% 19.70% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 20
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

WCF
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP