Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 63 44
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.35% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.32% 2.38% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £405 £420 £419
90th Percentile £438 £520 £456
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 118 126 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 25.21% 18.26% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 31
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £257 £313 £200
90th Percentile £540 £500 £545
Hampshire median daily rate £436 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.06% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +105.81% -32.40%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +20.00%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Basingstoke

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WCF in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for WCF.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) REST
3 9 (81.82%) Bitbucket
3 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (81.82%) SDLC
3 9 (81.82%) .NET Core
3 9 (81.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (81.82%) RESTful
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) JIRA
4 8 (72.73%) Atlassian
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (72.73%) Kanban
4 8 (72.73%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (72.73%) MongoDB
4 8 (72.73%) Microservices
4 8 (72.73%) Software Delivery
4 8 (72.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (72.73%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (81.82%) Bitbucket
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Moq
3 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
3 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) .NET Core
3 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (81.82%) RESTful
4 8 (72.73%) Node.js
4 8 (72.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) XHTML
7 1 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (72.73%) Kanban
3 8 (72.73%) Microservices
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Software Delivery
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VB6
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore