The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the York region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 13 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 3.13% 11.25% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 20.45% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% +22.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 43.75% 55.00% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 17
Average daily rate £275 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
WCF
North Yorkshire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in York

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in York

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) WPF
3 10 (71.43%) Silverlight
4 9 (64.29%) XAML
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
5 8 (57.14%) MVC
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 6 (42.86%) CMS
7 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 5 (35.71%) Content Management
9 4 (28.57%) Scrum
9 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
10 3 (21.43%) HTML
10 3 (21.43%) OO
10 3 (21.43%) LINQ
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 2 (14.29%) Web Development
11 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (14.29%) jQuery
11 2 (14.29%) OOD
11 2 (14.29%) HTTP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 6 (42.86%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) WPF
2 10 (71.43%) Silverlight
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) LINQ
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) XSD
6 1 (7.14%) Lucene
6 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) Lucene.Net
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Content Management
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (7.14%) MVVM
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) CQRS
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) XAML
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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