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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 27 29
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 1.69% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.55% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%
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
32 53 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.38% 22.46% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 52
Median daily rate £316 £313 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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