The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 54 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs citing WCF 3 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.56% 2.96% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 12.36% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £333 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £36.25 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+14.48% -12.65%
WCF
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
209 89 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.99% 23.99% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 52 38
Average daily rate £385 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

WCF
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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
Gatwick -1 2 £231 -30.45%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (35.71%) MSBuild
5 5 (35.71%) UML
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) XSL
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
9 1 (7.14%) RESTful
9 1 (7.14%) DHTML
9 1 (7.14%) SignalR
9 1 (7.14%) XSLT
9 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
9 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) VB6
5 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft