Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -28 - +36
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.15% 0.77% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 4.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £320
% change year-on-year - +21.09% -14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £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 110 64 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 16.39% 16.49% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 35 84
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £315 £213 £263
90th Percentile £508 £470 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £19.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.81% -22.26% -31.03%
10th Percentile £22.50 £18.22 £22.50
90th Percentile £41.51 £34.00 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £44.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.56% +4.12% +9.68%

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 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for WCF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft