The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 42 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 31 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.71% 1.93% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.22% 8.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £433 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £38.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-12.33% +6.20%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 182 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.56% 23.36% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 109 46
Average daily rate £340 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £488 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 52 (94.55%) .NET
2 50 (90.91%) C#
3 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (58.18%) Scrum
5 31 (56.36%) MVC
6 29 (52.73%) TDD
7 28 (50.91%) OO
8 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
9 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
9 24 (43.64%) jQuery
9 24 (43.64%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (41.82%) Finance
11 20 (36.36%) Visual Studio
11 20 (36.36%) .NET Framework
12 19 (34.55%) ASP.NET
12 19 (34.55%) NUnit
13 18 (32.73%) SQL
14 17 (30.91%) Oracle
14 17 (30.91%) SOA
14 17 (30.91%) AngularJS
15 16 (29.09%) Automated Testing
15 16 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (25.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (23.64%) OOD
17 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
17 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (21.82%) Web Services
19 11 (20.00%) MVVM
19 11 (20.00%) NHibernate

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 10 (18.18%) Kentico
2 9 (16.36%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) SQLite
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 19 (34.55%) NUnit
3 16 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (18.18%) TeamCity
5 7 (12.73%) Selenium
6 6 (10.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (9.09%) MSTest
8 4 (7.27%) Toad
9 2 (3.64%) Subversion
9 2 (3.64%) Moq
10 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.82%) JIRA
10 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (41.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (89.09%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
4 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) WPF Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Configuration Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) Programmer
8 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.82%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Test Manager
8 1 (1.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (94.55%) .NET
2 24 (43.64%) jQuery
2 24 (43.64%) KnockoutJS
3 20 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 19 (34.55%) ASP.NET
5 17 (30.91%) AngularJS
6 14 (25.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (21.82%) Web Services
9 11 (20.00%) NHibernate
10 9 (16.36%) CSS
10 9 (16.36%) WPF
11 8 (14.55%) HTML
12 7 (12.73%) Backbone.js
13 5 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (9.09%) WinForms
13 5 (9.09%) HTML5
14 3 (5.45%) XML
14 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) EPoS
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) CMDB
4 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.82%) DTV
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Scrum
3 31 (56.36%) MVC
4 29 (52.73%) TDD
5 28 (50.91%) OO
6 17 (30.91%) SOA
7 16 (29.09%) Automated Testing
8 13 (23.64%) OOD
9 11 (20.00%) MVVM
10 10 (18.18%) BDD
11 9 (16.36%) Domain-Driven Design
12 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
14 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
14 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
15 4 (7.27%) Release Management
16 2 (3.64%) DevOps
17 1 (1.82%) Test Planning
17 1 (1.82%) Coaching
17 1 (1.82%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) C#
2 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) XAML
6 4 (7.27%) PHP
6 4 (7.27%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Remedy
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter
4 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Rate: From £27 to £35 per annum Ongoing contract
Posted: 6 days ago