The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / East Midlands
Rank 53 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing WCF 40 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.74% 2.19% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.68% 7.83% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 15
Median daily rate £339 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.90% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +103.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
461 447 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.55% 28.03% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 261 162
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WCF across the East Midlands region.

WCF Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WCF
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Nottinghamshire +14 28 £354 -3.41% 5
Leicestershire 0 5 £276 +0.27% 1
Derbyshire -5 3 £338 -10.00% 1
Northamptonshire -7 3 £363 -27.50% 5
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WCF.

1 72 (97.30%) .NET
2 71 (95.95%) C#
3 41 (55.41%) JavaScript
4 40 (54.05%) WPF
5 34 (45.95%) .NET Framework
6 29 (39.19%) Web Services
6 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET
7 26 (35.14%) Oracle
8 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
9 24 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (31.08%) SQL
11 22 (29.73%) MVC
11 22 (29.73%) TDD
12 20 (27.03%) PL/SQL
12 20 (27.03%) HTML
12 20 (27.03%) MVVM
13 17 (22.97%) XML
13 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (21.62%) OO
14 16 (21.62%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (21.62%) Oracle Database
15 15 (20.27%) Unix
15 15 (20.27%) Shell Script
16 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (18.92%) Entity Framework
16 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
17 13 (17.57%) CRM
18 12 (16.22%) Degree
18 12 (16.22%) Automated Testing

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.62%) Oracle Database
3 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.70%) OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.86%) MSTest
3 7 (9.46%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.35%) YouTrack
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (64.86%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) .NET Developer
3 21 (28.38%) C# Developer
4 17 (22.97%) Architect
5 14 (18.92%) WCF Developer
6 12 (16.22%) WPF Developer
7 11 (14.86%) Designer
8 10 (13.51%) Software Developer
9 8 (10.81%) Analyst
9 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (8.11%) C# WCF Developer
10 6 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
12 4 (5.41%) .NET Architect
12 4 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (5.41%) Technical Support
12 4 (5.41%) Technical Support Analyst
13 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (97.30%) .NET
2 40 (54.05%) WPF
3 34 (45.95%) .NET Framework
4 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET
4 29 (39.19%) Web Services
5 20 (27.03%) HTML
6 17 (22.97%) XML
7 14 (18.92%) Entity Framework
8 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.76%) jQuery
10 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (4.05%) CSS
11 3 (4.05%) HTML5
11 3 (4.05%) JSON
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.70%) MSMQ
12 2 (2.70%) RESTful
13 1 (1.35%) OpenID
13 1 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Unix
2 3 (4.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) MVC
1 22 (29.73%) TDD
2 20 (27.03%) MVVM
3 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (21.62%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (21.62%) OO
5 13 (17.57%) CRM
6 12 (16.22%) Automated Testing
7 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.11%) Data Management
9 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.76%) Change Management
9 5 (6.76%) ITIL
10 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.05%) Scrum
10 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.70%) API Integration
11 2 (2.70%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.08%) SQL
4 20 (27.03%) PL/SQL
5 15 (20.27%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.41%) Java
7 2 (2.70%) XAML
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) HNC
2 6 (8.11%) HND
3 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) Telerik
4 1 (1.35%) Apigee
4 1 (1.35%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.35%) Google
4 1 (1.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
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