The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 17 8
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 0.82% 9.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.67% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+129.16% -27.27%
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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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 15.38% 12.30% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Average daily rate £300 £288 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +13.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Solihull