The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 79 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -44
Contract jobs citing WCF 25 13 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.01% 1.00% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.54% 3.47% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 55
Median daily rate £480 £431 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £503 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -1.04%
WCF
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
382 375 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.68% 28.74% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 232 238
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 16
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.18 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Weybridge - 13 £480 -
Staines -4 4 £600 +103.38% 1
Reigate - 2 £225 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WCF.

1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) .NET
3 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (51.35%) MVC
6 16 (43.24%) SQL
6 16 (43.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
7 15 (40.54%) SOAP
7 15 (40.54%) XML
7 15 (40.54%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (37.84%) CRM
8 14 (37.84%) Web Services
8 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
9 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (32.43%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
12 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
12 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
13 9 (24.32%) TDD
14 8 (21.62%) HTML
14 8 (21.62%) Windows
15 7 (18.92%) Silverlight
15 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (16.22%) CSS
17 5 (13.51%) Migration
17 5 (13.51%) Workflow
17 5 (13.51%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (40.54%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
4 1 (2.70%) MSTest
4 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) C# Developer
3 13 (35.14%) CRM Developer
4 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# WCF Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.81%) WCF Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Azure Developer
9 2 (5.41%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
2 15 (40.54%) SOAP
2 15 (40.54%) XML
3 14 (37.84%) Web Services
4 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (18.92%) Silverlight
7 6 (16.22%) CSS
8 5 (13.51%) HTML5
8 5 (13.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 5 (13.51%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (13.51%) RESTful
9 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.81%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (10.81%) REST
10 3 (8.11%) CSS3
10 3 (8.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) AIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) MVC
3 14 (37.84%) CRM
4 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
5 9 (24.32%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) MVVM
6 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 5 (13.51%) Workflow
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) DSDM
8 3 (8.11%) OO
8 3 (8.11%) SOA
8 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.11%) Workflow Development
9 2 (5.41%) BDD
9 2 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.41%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) MCITP
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore