The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
- -0.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 78 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.98% 23.64% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 47 17
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Merseyside 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%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Blog

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Media Manager
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCAD
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
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