The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 West Sussex 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing WCF 10 3 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.87% 0.77% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% 3.90% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 21
Average daily rate
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£281 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £328 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £348 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-42.52% +22.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 77 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.39% 19.74% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 50 76
Average daily rate £313 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WCF
South East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +4 5 £333 +2.30%
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Worthing - - - - 1
Chichester - - - - 2
Crawley - - - - 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) C#
3 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 16 (84.21%) MVC
4 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
5 11 (57.89%) jQuery
5 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
5 11 (57.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) HTML
7 8 (42.11%) Ajax
7 8 (42.11%) IIS
8 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) REST
10 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
10 5 (26.32%) Business Development
10 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
10 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (21.05%) Marketing
11 4 (21.05%) Blog
11 4 (21.05%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (42.11%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (10.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 9 (47.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (42.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (21.05%) Consultant
6 4 (21.05%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Technical Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
8 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 11 (57.89%) jQuery
2 11 (57.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) Ajax
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (31.58%) REST
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) LINQ
9 2 (10.53%) XML
9 2 (10.53%) DOM
9 2 (10.53%) XSLT
9 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
9 2 (10.53%) Ember.js
9 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Business Development
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Informatica