The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 55 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing WCF 7 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.93% 1.97% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 10.14% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Average daily rate
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£348 £260 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.65% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £204 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £292 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £36.25 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+14.48% -12.65%
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
118 138 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.61% 19.44% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 72 79
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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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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
Swindon -5 3 £320 +6.66% 7
Chippenham -1 2 - -
Trowbridge 0 1 £450 +73.07% 2
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
3 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (26.67%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (26.67%) LINQ
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (20.00%) SDLC
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) Retail

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Development Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SOA Architect
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) LINQ
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (13.33%) CSS3
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (13.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) B2B
6 1 (6.67%) B2C
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) BPEL
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Snort
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.67%) F5
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