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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 84 80 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -51
Contract jobs citing WCF 16 13 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.20% 0.95% 6.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.57% 3.70% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 76
Average daily rate £450 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £33.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-67.40% -16.66%
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
350 351 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.24% 25.58% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 209 242
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £175.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Staines -2 4 £600 +103.38% 1
Cobham - 3 - - 1
Weybridge - 3 £488 - 1
Reigate - 2 £225 - 2
Woking - 1 £375 - 4
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 29 (96.67%) C#
2 27 (90.00%) .NET
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 22 (73.33%) MVC
4 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (46.67%) Web Services
7 13 (43.33%) TDD
8 11 (36.67%) Finance
8 11 (36.67%) HTML
8 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
8 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (33.33%) CSS
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (26.67%) XML
11 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
12 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
12 7 (23.33%) Sitecore
12 7 (23.33%) RESTful
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (23.33%) SOAP
13 6 (20.00%) Scrum
13 6 (20.00%) NUnit
13 6 (20.00%) Node.js
13 6 (20.00%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.00%) NUnit
3 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (3.33%) Moq
5 1 (3.33%) MSTest
5 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (46.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) WCF Developer
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (13.33%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
9 3 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Applications Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Azure Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (46.67%) Web Services
5 11 (36.67%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 8 (26.67%) XML
9 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
9 7 (23.33%) RESTful
9 7 (23.33%) SOAP
10 6 (20.00%) HTML5
11 5 (16.67%) jQuery
12 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (13.33%) REST
13 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
13 3 (10.00%) CSS3
13 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Fintech
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) MVC
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) TDD
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.00%) DSDM
8 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) E-business
8 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (6.67%) SOLID
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) CQRS
9 1 (3.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Cross-Platform Development
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) MCITP
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
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