The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing WCF 12 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.86% 1.20% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% 8.25% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-67.40% -16.66%
WCF
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 97 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.96% 14.52% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 63 119
Median daily rate £350 £390 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +4 4 £435 +2.35% 1
Trowbridge - 3 £469 -
Chippenham - 2 - -
Salisbury -7 1 - -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (51.85%) C#
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
6 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (29.63%) TDD
8 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
9 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 6 (22.22%) HTML
9 6 (22.22%) XML
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (14.81%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
11 4 (14.81%) SOAP
11 4 (14.81%) OO
12 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
12 3 (11.11%) CSS
12 3 (11.11%) Scrum
12 3 (11.11%) JSON
12 3 (11.11%) jQuery
12 3 (11.11%) REST
12 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) MSTest
3 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) BizTalk Developer
3 8 (29.63%) BizTalk Programmer
3 8 (29.63%) Programmer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Angular Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.70%) WCF Developer
7 1 (3.70%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) SOAP
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) jQuery
8 3 (11.11%) JSON
8 3 (11.11%) REST
9 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
9 2 (7.41%) PhoneGap
9 2 (7.41%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Release Management
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.70%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) F#
6 1 (3.70%) Haskell
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) XPath
6 1 (3.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Sencha
3 1 (3.70%) Nintex
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) RedGate
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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