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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 60 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -35
Contract jobs citing WCF 10 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.42% 1.14% 5.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.17% 4.15% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 20
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £40.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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
109 193 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.50% 27.45% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 113 63
Average daily rate £388 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £430 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 3 £425 +6.25% 3
Salisbury +11 2 - -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
5 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
5 13 (56.52%) Entity Framework
6 12 (52.17%) jQuery
6 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) TDD
7 11 (47.83%) SQL
7 11 (47.83%) Java
7 11 (47.83%) Oracle
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
7 11 (47.83%) MVC
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (43.48%) OO
8 10 (43.48%) SOAP
9 9 (39.13%) MSMQ
9 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
9 9 (39.13%) OOD
9 9 (39.13%) LINQ
9 9 (39.13%) LINQ to SQL
9 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
9 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (34.78%) HTML
11 7 (30.43%) BDD
11 7 (30.43%) Retail
11 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (26.09%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) NAS
1 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Log4Net
3 1 (4.35%) StyleCop
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) CRM Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Development Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Process Manager
5 1 (4.35%) SOA Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
2 13 (56.52%) Entity Framework
3 12 (52.17%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
5 10 (43.48%) SOAP
6 9 (39.13%) MSMQ
6 9 (39.13%) LINQ
6 9 (39.13%) LINQ to SQL
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
10 5 (21.74%) HTML5
11 4 (17.39%) CSS3
11 4 (17.39%) JSON
11 4 (17.39%) XML
11 4 (17.39%) CSS
12 3 (13.04%) REST
12 3 (13.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) TDD
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) OO
4 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
4 9 (39.13%) OOD
4 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Web Design
9 1 (4.35%) ERP
9 1 (4.35%) UML
9 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) AppManager
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Nokia
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.35%) NetIQ
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds