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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 37 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing WCF 9 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.25% 3.00% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% 12.87% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 3
Median daily rate £328 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £363 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £500 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
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
127 171 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.64% 23.30% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 125 74
Median daily rate £340 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
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 11 December 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 +12 5 £330 -50.18%
Chippenham -5 1 £315 +5.00%
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) Web Services
5 11 (57.89%) C#
6 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
6 10 (52.63%) HTML5
6 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) CSS
8 8 (42.11%) jQuery
8 8 (42.11%) Banking
8 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
9 7 (36.84%) Finance
10 6 (31.58%) IIS
10 6 (31.58%) JSON
10 6 (31.58%) Sencha
10 6 (31.58%) REST
10 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
11 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (26.32%) AppFabric
11 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
11 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
11 5 (26.32%) Data Protection

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 6 (31.58%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Security Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) Web Services
5 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 10 (52.63%) HTML5
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
6 8 (42.11%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (31.58%) JSON
7 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (31.58%) REST
8 5 (26.32%) AppFabric
8 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Node.js
9 3 (15.79%) PhoneGap
9 3 (15.79%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
1 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
2 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
3 4 (21.05%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 4 (21.05%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (10.53%) CISM
3 2 (10.53%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Sencha
3 4 (21.05%) Sourcefire
4 3 (15.79%) RedGate
4 3 (15.79%) Twitter