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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 25 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.11% 0.92% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 2.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £265 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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 Norfolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 69 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 31.11% 31.80% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 50 14
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP