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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Surrey
Rank 68 78 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Contract jobs citing WCF 7 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 1.17% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.47% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 33
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
- -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.75 -

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
252 403 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.10% 33.72% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 307 258
Median daily rate £425 £420 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £60.62 £67.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% -10.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
Staines - 4 £500 -
Chertsey -2 1 £500 +44.92%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WCF.

1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (59.26%) MVC
5 15 (55.56%) .NET
6 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
7 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (40.74%) Web Services
9 10 (37.04%) HTML
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
9 10 (37.04%) SOAP
9 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
10 9 (33.33%) RESTful
10 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 8 (29.63%) IIS
11 8 (29.63%) XSLT
11 8 (29.63%) XML
11 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
12 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
13 6 (22.22%) CSS
13 6 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (22.22%) OO
14 5 (18.52%) jQuery
14 5 (18.52%) Windows
15 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
15 4 (14.81%) Finance
15 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
15 4 (14.81%) Project Management

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 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 6 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Moq
4 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) Grunt
5 1 (3.70%) gulp
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) C# Developer
3 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) BizTalk Developer
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Azure Developer
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) CRM Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) SOAP
4 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 9 (33.33%) RESTful
5 8 (29.63%) XML
5 8 (29.63%) XSLT
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (7.41%) HTML5
11 2 (7.41%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (7.41%) XHTML
11 2 (7.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) ASTM
2 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) SOLID
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) MVVM
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft