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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 45 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing WCF 13 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.86% 2.21% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.75% 7.73% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £38.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-12.33% +6.20%
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
102 181 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.59% 28.55% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 102 64
Average daily rate £375 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £275 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 2 March 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 +1 8 £375 -5.24% 5
Chippenham - - - - 1
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) MVC
5 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (55.00%) jQuery
6 11 (55.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (50.00%) SQL
8 9 (45.00%) Oracle
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (40.00%) Java
9 8 (40.00%) SOAP
9 8 (40.00%) TDD
10 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (35.00%) OOD
10 7 (35.00%) HTML
10 7 (35.00%) MSMQ
10 7 (35.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (35.00%) BDD
10 7 (35.00%) LINQ
10 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (30.00%) OO
11 6 (30.00%) Retail
12 5 (25.00%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) StyleCop
3 1 (5.00%) Log4Net
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) CRM Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Process Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (55.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (40.00%) SOAP
5 7 (35.00%) MSMQ
5 7 (35.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) LINQ
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) JSON
8 3 (15.00%) REST
8 3 (15.00%) CSS3
9 2 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) MVC
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (35.00%) OOD
5 6 (30.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) Service Management
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Web Design
8 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) AppManager
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds