The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 29 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.45% 8.06% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 18.66% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 1
Median daily rate £300 £337 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.97% -1.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
WCF
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 134 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.09% 43.23% 38.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 79 104
Median daily rate £353 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 21 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.65% +22.14%
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 Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 1 £300 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Biml
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Biml
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Application Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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