The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 18 17
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 2.97% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 30.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -45.67%
WCF
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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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.14% 9.90% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 11
Median daily rate £325 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.24% -4.42%
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 £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City