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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 18 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs citing WCF 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.00% 0.58% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £375 £358
% change year-on-year -2.00% +4.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £11.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +272.72% -67.40%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 25 77 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 25.00% 22.45% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 57 32
Median daily rate £420 £375 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -42.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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

WCF
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD