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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing WCF 10 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.87% 1.26% 4.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 5.81% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 16
Average daily rate
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£344 - £323
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
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
75 86 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.55% 21.72% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 86
Average daily rate £313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +19.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
Gatwick 0 3 £250 -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Worthing - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - - 1
Crawley - - - - 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) MVC
4 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
5 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (56.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
7 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (43.48%) jQuery
8 10 (43.48%) REST
9 8 (34.78%) CSS
9 8 (34.78%) IIS
9 8 (34.78%) HTML
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
10 7 (30.43%) Ajax
10 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (26.09%) Scrum
11 6 (26.09%) TDD
11 6 (26.09%) GIS
11 6 (26.09%) SOAP
11 6 (26.09%) Node.js
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
12 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 5 (21.74%) Web Services
12 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (17.39%) Degree

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (34.78%) IIS
2 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) NUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) .NET Developer
3 13 (56.52%) C# Developer
4 12 (52.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (39.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (21.74%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (21.74%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (17.39%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (17.39%) Consultant
8 3 (13.04%) GIS Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
10 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
4 10 (43.48%) REST
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (30.43%) Ajax
7 6 (26.09%) SOAP
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (8.70%) PostGIS
10 2 (8.70%) Ember.js
10 2 (8.70%) DOM
11 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) GIS
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Blog
3 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) MVC
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) Business Development
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Informatica