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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 62 71 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing WCF 28 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.34% 1.54% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.72% 5.25% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 31
Median daily rate £475 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £372 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +14.48%
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
321 419 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.86% 29.38% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 286 261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +2 14 £480 +9.09%
Leatherhead +17 2 £388 - 4
Farnham - 2 £350 - 1
Redhill - 1 - -
Staines - 1 £375 -
Woking - 1 £375 - 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 42 (93.33%) C#
2 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
3 28 (62.22%) .NET
4 24 (53.33%) SQL
5 22 (48.89%) SOAP
5 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (48.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (42.22%) MVC
6 19 (42.22%) XML
7 18 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (40.00%) CRM
8 17 (37.78%) Web Services
8 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 15 (33.33%) Data Protection
9 15 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
11 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
12 11 (24.44%) Silverlight
13 10 (22.22%) HTML
14 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (17.78%) Windows
16 7 (15.56%) MVVM
16 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
17 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (13.33%) REST
17 6 (13.33%) WPF
17 6 (13.33%) Web Development

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 18 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 22 (48.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.22%) Moq
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 18 (40.00%) CRM Developer
4 11 (24.44%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# WCF Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) WCF Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Integration Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Azure Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Developer in Test
9 2 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) .NET
2 22 (48.89%) SOAP
3 19 (42.22%) XML
4 17 (37.78%) Web Services
5 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (24.44%) Silverlight
7 10 (22.22%) HTML
8 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
10 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (13.33%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) WPF
11 5 (11.11%) CSS
11 5 (11.11%) jQuery
11 5 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 5 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
11 5 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.89%) HTML5
12 4 (8.89%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) AIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) MVC
3 18 (40.00%) CRM
4 15 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 7 (15.56%) MVVM
6 6 (13.33%) Migration
6 6 (13.33%) Scrum
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.11%) Workflow
8 4 (8.89%) OO
8 4 (8.89%) TDD
8 4 (8.89%) Workflow Development
9 3 (6.67%) DSDM
9 3 (6.67%) SOLID
10 2 (4.44%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (4.44%) OOD
10 2 (4.44%) Project Management
10 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) C#
2 24 (53.33%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCITP
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft