The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 28 37
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 0.45% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.56% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.88 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -23.86%
WCF
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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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 64 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.65% 28.96% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 61
Median daily rate £320 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Slough