Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 November 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 56 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing WCF 10 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.42% 1.16% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 4.17% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Swindon median daily rate £390 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +9.38% -1.54%
10th Percentile £298 £294 £302
90th Percentile £595 £376 £378
Wiltshire median daily rate £390 £333 £450
% change year-on-year +17.37% -26.11% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 167 192 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.79% 27.95% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 143 121
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £300
90th Percentile £636 £575 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Swindon median hourly rate - £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33% +125.00%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +85.71% -36.84% +66.25%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Swindon

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Swindon

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (20.00%) User Experience
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) Change Control
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Data Capture
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sencha
2 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire