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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 74 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing WCF 13 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.24% 1.54% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 4.60% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 27
Median daily rate £500 £448 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +13.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.88 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -23.86%
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
267 457 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.45% 33.58% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 341 287
Median daily rate £411 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Staines - 5 £500 -
Leatherhead +14 3 £400 -10.61% 3
Redhill - 1 - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 36 (90.00%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (55.00%) SOAP
4 22 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (52.50%) .NET
6 20 (50.00%) MVC
7 19 (47.50%) SQL
8 18 (45.00%) Web Services
9 17 (42.50%) XML
10 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (35.00%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (32.50%) CRM
13 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
14 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
15 9 (22.50%) HTML
15 9 (22.50%) Data Protection
15 9 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
16 8 (20.00%) RESTful
16 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (17.50%) XSLT
17 7 (17.50%) Windows
18 6 (15.00%) IIS
18 6 (15.00%) OO
18 6 (15.00%) jQuery

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 14 (35.00%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Moq
3 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) C# Developer
3 13 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 13 (32.50%) CRM Developer
4 8 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Azure Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Agile Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Integration Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Developer in Test
10 2 (5.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 2 (5.00%) SQL Programmer
10 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) SOAP
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 18 (45.00%) Web Services
4 17 (42.50%) XML
5 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
7 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (20.00%) RESTful
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (17.50%) XSLT
9 6 (15.00%) jQuery
9 6 (15.00%) Silverlight
9 6 (15.00%) WPF
10 5 (12.50%) CSS
10 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 4 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
12 3 (7.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) MVC
3 13 (32.50%) CRM
4 9 (22.50%) Data Protection
5 6 (15.00%) MVVM
5 6 (15.00%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
8 3 (7.50%) SOLID
8 3 (7.50%) Workflow Development
9 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.00%) DevOps
9 2 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) MCITP
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft