Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 22 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)
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 23 26
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing WCF 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 1.39% 2.22% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 5.66% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £438 - -
South London median daily rate £425 £325 £394
% change year-on-year +30.77% -17.46% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate - - £52.17
South London median hourly rate - - £52.17

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 87 53 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 60.42% 39.26% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 38 25
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.01% +20.77% -0.76%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £225
90th Percentile £631 £488 £608
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 6
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £50.00 £48.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £48.65 £47.83
90th Percentile £51.50 £50.00 £52.17
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £50.00 £48.92
% change year-on-year -4.34% +2.22% -67.39%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Kingston Upon Thames

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Kingston Upon Thames

WCF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF in Kingston Upon Thames.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WCF in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C++

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft