The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 24 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.99% - 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £366
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +95.55%

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.14% 29.37% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 9
Median daily rate £390 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.83 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +41.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Portsmouth region.

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MFC
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Telerik
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MFC
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Telerik