The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.57% 2.70% 12.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 10.00% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £440 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +16.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 14.29% 27.03% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Average daily rate £300 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £440 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WCF
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WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA