The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 1.06% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
WCF
Hampshire

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
38 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.74% 27.66% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 9
Average daily rate £325 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft