The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 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 Norwich 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 4.39% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £323 - -
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 £40.50 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 24.56% 30.08% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 18
Average daily rate £300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WCF
Norfolk

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) XHTML
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
4 5 (55.56%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) LINQ
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) OOP
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) WinForms
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) TDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 8 (88.89%) 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 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software 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%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XHTML
2 6 (66.67%) Ajax
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) LINQ
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) OOP
2 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
Norwich
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Norwich
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Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago