The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - - 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +12.41%
WCF
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 19.15% 11.76% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 10
Median daily rate £495 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £120 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £408 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Wales 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 West Wales

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in West Wales