Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 November 2019 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 114 85
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.23% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.73% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Glasgow median daily rate - £435 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.83% -
Scotland median daily rate £465 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +24.00% +4.17% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 528 547 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.26% 32.12% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 307 302
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £316 £324 £300
90th Percentile £594 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% +71.43%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year - +29.63% -36.47%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Glasgow

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Glasgow