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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.09% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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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
21 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.18% 24.44% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 10
Average daily rate £360 £443 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £188 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Average hourly rate - £11.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 29 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
3 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
4 9 (75.00%) CRM
4 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (50.00%) Web Services
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
9 3 (25.00%) QA
9 3 (25.00%) REST
9 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (25.00%) SOAP
9 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (16.67%) SQL
10 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 2 (16.67%) ISEB
10 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 2 (16.67%) MCTS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft