The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reigate 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 27 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)
Surrey / Reigate
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 2.56% 11.76% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £408 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.11% -  
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 Reigate with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reigate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13 6 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 33.33% 35.29% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Median daily rate £408 £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.11% -47.05%  
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 Reigate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reigate 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 Reigate

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Reigate

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reigate region with a requirement for WCF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reigate 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 2012
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft