The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Norfolk region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.05% - 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.82% - 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £320 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -3.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 65 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 23.78% 32.34% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 45
Average daily rate £300 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 4 £323 - 4
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 5 (55.56%) XHTML
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) OOP
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
5 4 (44.44%) LINQ
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) WinForms
6 3 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) TDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 5 (55.56%) XHTML
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) LINQ
4 4 (44.44%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
Norfolk
Experis IT
Rate: £280 - £320 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago