The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 56 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1  
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.90% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 3.95% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 13
Median daily rate - £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.76% +78.94%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 226 152 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.50% 22.89% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 68 124
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing WCF as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Milton Keynes

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WCF.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
3 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
3 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (84.62%) CRM
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) XPath
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
2 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) CRM Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Clojure
3 1 (7.69%) F#
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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