Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 21 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)
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 38
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter - 1.82% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.63% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Exeter median daily rate - £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -19.23%
Devon median daily rate - £250 £286
% change year-on-year - -12.66% -11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate - £23.53 -

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 Exeter with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 101 108 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 32.90% 39.42% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 74 71
Exeter median daily rate £450 £314 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.43% -10.36% -5.41%
10th Percentile £288 £178 £250
90th Percentile £532 £473 £514
Devon median daily rate £436 £323 £372
% change year-on-year +35.19% -13.19% -0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Exeter median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +58.54% -8.89%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Exeter

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Exeter