The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 16 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.97% 3.36% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 11.11% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £255 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £375 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £375 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
WCF
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.72% 30.25% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 21
Median daily rate £340 £240 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

WCF
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL