The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Liverpool region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 26 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.56% 0.60% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 2.78% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£290 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +16.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.26% 21.69% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 36
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WCF
Merseyside

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £380 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago