The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 4 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.03% 5.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 16.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
WCF
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 71 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 27.13% 31.14% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 46 58
Average daily rate £375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £391 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Warwickshire region.

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwick -6 2 £375 +2.73%
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (41.67%) FxCop
5 5 (41.67%) InfoPath
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (41.67%) NUnit
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
6 4 (33.33%) XSL
6 4 (33.33%) XSLT
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) ERP
7 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (25.00%) ZAP BI
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) InfoPath
2 1 (8.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (25.00%) ZAP BI
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (41.67%) FxCop
2 5 (41.67%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) XSL
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Apple
1 1 (8.33%) Xamarin