Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 59 41
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18 -
Contract jobs citing WCF 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.33% 0.17% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.63% 0.96% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £312 £450 £419
90th Percentile £480 £450 £471
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +24.03%
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 139 104 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 27.04% 17.96% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 52 36
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £213
90th Percentile £575 £500 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Basingstoke median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +105.81% -22.26%
10th Percentile £40.60 £22.50 £18.22
90th Percentile £47.02 £41.52 £34.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £44.73
% change year-on-year +1.12% -0.51% +2.24%

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

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (75.00%) REST
4 8 (66.67%) RESTful
4 8 (66.67%) SDLC
4 8 (66.67%) MVC
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) Microservices
5 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (58.33%) .NET Core
5 7 (58.33%) Bitbucket
5 7 (58.33%) JIRA
5 7 (58.33%) Atlassian
5 7 (58.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) TDD
7 5 (41.67%) Scrum
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (41.67%) Kanban
7 5 (41.67%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
7 5 (41.67%) Node.js
8 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework

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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) Power BI
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (58.33%) Bitbucket
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (75.00%) REST
4 8 (66.67%) RESTful
5 7 (58.33%) .NET Core
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) Node.js
7 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) jQuery
9 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (16.67%) HTML
9 2 (16.67%) JSON
9 2 (16.67%) XSLT
10 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
1 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 7 (58.33%) Microservices
2 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (41.67%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (41.67%) Kanban
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) B2B
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) EAI
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft