The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.45% 0.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £343 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -43.58%
WCF
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 30.67% 18.64% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 20
Median daily rate £360 £315 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BSP
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SAP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BSP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
4 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) RedGate
2 1 (16.67%) SAP