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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 3.66% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £588 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.75 -

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
31 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 30.39% 25.65% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 31
Median daily rate £375 £390 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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