The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 82 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-28 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 16 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 2.87% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 10.99% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 20
Average daily rate £425 £406 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £320 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
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
378 364 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.21% 26.07% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 250 201
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 24
Average hourly rate £60.62 £45.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.70% +130.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -17 5 £445 +0.28% 2
Chertsey - 3 £345 - 1
Woking +3 1 £375 -6.25% 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 28 (75.68%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (70.27%) .NET
3 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
4 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
5 21 (56.76%) Web Services
6 19 (51.35%) MVC
6 19 (51.35%) Finance
7 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
7 16 (43.24%) XML
8 15 (40.54%) SQL
8 15 (40.54%) SOAP
9 14 (37.84%) TDD
10 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
10 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.03%) CSS
11 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
11 9 (24.32%) HTML
11 9 (24.32%) CRM
11 9 (24.32%) SOA
11 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
12 8 (21.62%) Windows
13 7 (18.92%) MSMQ
13 7 (18.92%) Oracle
13 7 (18.92%) WF
14 6 (16.22%) SDLC
14 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
14 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (13.51%) Node.js
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (10.81%) HFM
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) Essbase
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) NUnit
2 5 (13.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (10.81%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.70%) Moq
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
5 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (16.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Architect
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Integration Architect
8 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Developer
8 4 (10.81%) CRM Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
9 3 (8.11%) Data Integration Architect
9 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
10 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Applications Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Angular Developer
10 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) Web Services
4 16 (43.24%) XML
5 15 (40.54%) SOAP
6 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
6 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (27.03%) CSS
7 9 (24.32%) HTML
8 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
9 7 (18.92%) MSMQ
9 7 (18.92%) WF
10 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (16.22%) RESTful
11 5 (13.51%) AppFabric
11 5 (13.51%) jQuery
11 5 (13.51%) MDX
11 5 (13.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 5 (13.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (10.81%) Fintech
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) MVC
3 14 (37.84%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) CRM
4 9 (24.32%) SOA
5 6 (16.22%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) BPEL
6 5 (13.51%) OO
6 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.81%) API Integration
7 4 (10.81%) B2B
7 4 (10.81%) B2C
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) DRM
7 4 (10.81%) ERP
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C#
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 2 (5.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) MCTS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) Sitecore
4 4 (10.81%) Hyperion
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) JD Edwards