The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 18 18
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 4.58% 6.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 14.89% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Average daily rate
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- £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+129.16% -27.27%
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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
33 47 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.03% 30.72% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 34
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £370
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 £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) InfoPath

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft