Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 13 November 2018 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 35 47
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 -3
Contract jobs citing WCF 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.06% 1.15% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% 4.65% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
North Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £333 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.02% -15.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £326 £306 £329
90th Percentile £461 £394 £463
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +6.62% +0.74% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 97 86 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 25.73% 24.71% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 56
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +4.05%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £274
90th Percentile £477 £525 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £27.35 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.25% +84.70% -65.16%
10th Percentile £18.58 £16.17 £13.97
90th Percentile £41.50 £39.03 £29.46
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.83 £35.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year -34.77% +137.29% -60.18%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in North Yorkshire

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in North Yorkshire

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF in North Yorkshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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
Harrogate - 4 £363 -
WCF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) B2B
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) WF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) FxCop
4 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) FxCop
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WCF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) C# Architect
3 1 (25.00%) React Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) B2B
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle