The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 40 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.25% 0.58% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 3.13% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -45.67%
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
98 64 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 24.26% 18.55% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 36 44
Median daily rate £380 £350 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 11
Median hourly rate £36.50 £31.44 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.09% +185.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) SOLID
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (28.57%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (14.29%) Web Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Log4j
2 1 (14.29%) Log4Net
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Architect
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) Autofac
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft