The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 28 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing WCF 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.96% 1.28% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 6.25% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Median daily rate £325 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% -6.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £368
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +95.55%

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.33% 20.51% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 45
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Ipswich -7 4 £325 +1.56% 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Telerik
3 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Kendo UI
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Angular 2
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) MVVM
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Angular Developer
3 4 (66.67%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (66.67%) UI Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Web UI Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Angular 2
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Kendo UI
1 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Telerik
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