The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Nottingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing WCF 16 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.26% 0.29% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.86% 1.59% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
Average daily rate
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£325 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 - £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +18.30%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 63 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.03% 18.53% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 39
Average daily rate £355 £313 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.60% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +370.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
WCF
Nottinghamshire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 22 (91.67%) C#
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 8 (33.33%) WPF
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (29.17%) OO
5 7 (29.17%) Oracle
6 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.83%) MVVM
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) XML
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (16.67%) Ajax
8 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 4 (16.67%) Web Design
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.17%) MSI
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Moq
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) WPF
4 6 (25.00%) jQuery
4 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) XML
6 4 (16.67%) Ajax
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) XSLT
7 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.33%) NHibernate
8 2 (8.33%) XSD
9 1 (4.17%) WinForms
9 1 (4.17%) Spring.NET
9 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) MVVM
5 4 (16.67%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Web Design
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.17%) AOP
8 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) VB
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Sage