Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 15 October 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 25 48
Contract jobs citing WCF 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 3.25% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 13.79% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Warrington median daily rate - £369 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.26% -19.16%
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Warrington with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 51 58 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 23.50% 23.58% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 77
Warrington median daily rate £425 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.64% -7.78%
10th Percentile £293 £283 £307
90th Percentile £560 £575 £650
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £30.00 £31.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £33.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +70.31% -1.54% +87.54%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Warrington

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Warrington