The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Somerset / Taunton
Rank - 15 27
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 3.64% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.00% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 25 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 40.32% 45.45% 60.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 48
Median daily rate £313 £400 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +22.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WCF across the Taunton region.

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Taunton