The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 25 23
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 3.16% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 31.25% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -42.48%
WCF
East of England

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 Norfolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 16 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 36.52% 10.13% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 32
Median daily rate £390 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk 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 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft