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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing WCF 46 41 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.28% 3.19% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.98% 10.99% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 33
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£400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £203 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
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
384 373 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.35% 29.05% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 212 225
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 22
Average hourly rate £67.50 £21.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £11.25 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
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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 +2 8 £438 - 2
Guildford 0 7 £275 +46.66% 1
Woking +12 5 £400 -
Egham 0 4 £444 +4.41%
Staines - 4 £467 -
Cobham -1 3 £375 -3.84% 1
Reigate -2 3 - - 2
Epsom -10 1 £413 +37.50% 2
Dorking - 1 £325 - 3
Camberley - - - - 1
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 73 (90.12%) .NET
2 72 (88.89%) C#
3 48 (59.26%) ASP.NET
4 39 (48.15%) SQL Server
5 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
6 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (38.27%) CSS
8 30 (37.04%) SQL
8 30 (37.04%) Web Services
9 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
10 25 (30.86%) XML
10 25 (30.86%) Visual Studio
11 23 (28.40%) SharePoint
11 23 (28.40%) MVC
12 22 (27.16%) Dynamics CRM
12 22 (27.16%) CRM
12 22 (27.16%) HTML
13 21 (25.93%) WPF
14 20 (24.69%) Scrum
15 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (20.99%) VB.NET
16 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
16 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (17.28%) Workflow
17 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (17.28%) jQuery
17 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
17 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
18 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
18 12 (14.81%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 23 (28.40%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (11.11%) IIS
4 8 (9.88%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.47%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (2.47%) Node.js
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) SSL
3 1 (1.23%) FTP
3 1 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Visual Studio
2 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
4 3 (3.70%) MSBuild
4 3 (3.70%) Selenium
4 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Moq
5 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (12.35%) Publishing
2 6 (7.41%) Marketing
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (72.84%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.35%) C# Developer
3 10 (12.35%) SharePoint Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.88%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 6 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Developer
9 4 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (90.12%) .NET
2 48 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 31 (38.27%) CSS
4 30 (37.04%) Web Services
5 25 (30.86%) XML
6 22 (27.16%) HTML
7 21 (25.93%) WPF
8 14 (17.28%) jQuery
9 11 (13.58%) XSLT
9 11 (13.58%) Ajax
10 10 (12.35%) SOAP
11 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 8 (9.88%) REST
13 7 (8.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (8.64%) HTML5
14 6 (7.41%) WF
15 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
16 4 (4.94%) Middleware
17 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Social Media
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
4 2 (2.47%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.47%) W3C
5 1 (1.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.23%) Open Source
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.40%) MVC
3 22 (27.16%) CRM
4 20 (24.69%) Scrum
5 14 (17.28%) Workflow
6 11 (13.58%) SOA
7 9 (11.11%) Migration
7 9 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 9 (11.11%) TDD
7 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.64%) OO
9 7 (8.64%) Process Management
10 5 (6.17%) BDD
10 5 (6.17%) OOD
11 4 (4.94%) Software Testing
12 3 (3.70%) MVVM
12 3 (3.70%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 72 (88.89%) C#
2 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
3 30 (37.04%) SQL
4 17 (20.99%) VB.NET
5 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.70%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) XAML
9 1 (1.23%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) Python
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
1 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.41%) MCTS
4 4 (4.94%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe
2 2 (2.47%) Twitter
2 2 (2.47%) Sencha
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago