The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 7.55% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 29.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 0
Median daily rate - £588 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
WCF
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 32.17% 25.79% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 51
Median daily rate £390 £563 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £373 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Luton