The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 69 74
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Contract jobs citing WCF 14 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.16% 2.01% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 6.46% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 10
Median daily rate £400 £480 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +11.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 343 387 373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.49% 31.11% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 288 229
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £52.18
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 7 £365 -
Reigate -7 1 £408 +81.11% 4
Egham - 1 £450 -
WCF
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WCF.

1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 21 (77.78%) CSS
4 20 (74.07%) HTML
4 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
6 18 (66.67%) Web Services
6 18 (66.67%) AngularJS
7 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
8 16 (59.26%) SOA
8 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
8 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
9 15 (55.56%) TDD
9 15 (55.56%) SQL
9 15 (55.56%) Unit Testing
10 14 (51.85%) JSUnit
10 14 (51.85%) Domain-Driven Design
10 14 (51.85%) REST
10 14 (51.85%) NServiceBus
10 14 (51.85%) HTML5
10 14 (51.85%) Entity Framework
10 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
10 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (48.15%) MSMQ
11 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (40.74%) SaaS
12 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
12 11 (40.74%) SOLID
13 10 (37.04%) MVC
14 9 (33.33%) LESS

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 14 (51.85%) NServiceBus
2 4 (14.81%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (40.74%) SaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.70%) Event Store
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.70%) Redis
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) JSUnit
2 6 (22.22%) GoCD
3 5 (18.52%) PostCSS
3 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
6 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.70%) Grunt
6 1 (3.70%) gulp
6 1 (3.70%) NUnit
6 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 16 (59.26%) C# Developer
4 13 (48.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Angular Developer
7 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (7.41%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (7.41%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 20 (74.07%) HTML
4 18 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 18 (66.67%) Web Services
5 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (51.85%) Entity Framework
6 14 (51.85%) HTML5
6 14 (51.85%) REST
7 13 (48.15%) MSMQ
8 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
9 9 (33.33%) LESS
10 7 (25.93%) RESTful
11 6 (22.22%) Angular 2
12 5 (18.52%) Sass
13 3 (11.11%) CSS3
13 3 (11.11%) XML
14 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) ASTM
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) SOA
3 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 14 (51.85%) Domain-Driven Design
5 11 (40.74%) SOLID
6 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 8 (29.63%) Change Management
8 7 (25.93%) DevOps
8 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
10 4 (14.81%) Scrum
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.11%) CRM
11 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
11 3 (11.11%) Migration
11 3 (11.11%) Release Management
11 3 (11.11%) Web Development
12 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (7.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
3 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
4 15 (55.56%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) TypeScript
7 3 (11.11%) ECMAScript
8 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
9 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
Sutton, Surrey
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
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