Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 October 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)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +46
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.27% 0.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Norfolk median daily rate £375 £213 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.47% - -
East of England median daily rate £363 £405 £413
% change year-on-year -10.49% -1.82% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £43.25 - £43.75

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 99 134 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 26.33% 37.43% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 86 59
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £288 £234 £210
90th Percentile £541 £517 £478
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +15.28% -1.37% +5.04%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Norfolk

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Norfolk

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -3 1 £375 - 1
WCF
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for WCF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft