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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - 1.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
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 20 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 33.33% 22.99% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 25
Average daily rate £265 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £517 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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