Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 16 January 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - - 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Slough median daily rate - - £375
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £475 £419
% change year-on-year -15.79% +13.43% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Slough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 68 70 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 24.03% 25.83% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 91
Slough median daily rate £400 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +1.79% +6.06%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £250
90th Percentile £515 £450 £456
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Slough median hourly rate - - £30.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% -10.63% +17.65%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Slough

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Slough