The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.52% 0.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £335 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-67.40% -16.66%
WCF
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 74 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 23.77% 36.82% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 56 6
Median daily rate £500 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 Warrington

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Warrington region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Moq
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL