The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 7 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 4.76% 9.09% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 27.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
WCF
Surrey

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 Woking region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 42.86% 32.73% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 7
Average daily rate £325 £300 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -32.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £11.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1405.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Woking

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) StructureMap
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) CQRS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) StructureMap
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) CQRS
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft