The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 29 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 3.68% - 5.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.49% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£313 - £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £40.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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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
77 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 56.62% 8.74% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 11 10
Average daily rate £328 £351 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.61% +9.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £348 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

WCF
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
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