The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.29% 0.71% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 78 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 42.69% 27.56% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 54 24
Average daily rate £355 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £376 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Southampton region.

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

WCF
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £300 per day + £300 / Day
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