The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 20 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing WCF 34 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.01% 2.81% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.82% 9.09% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 4
Median daily rate £340 £450 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +46.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £393 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -5.00%
WCF
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 132 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 28.25% 30.91% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 97 23
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for WCF.

1 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 44 (89.80%) C#
3 33 (67.35%) JavaScript
4 28 (57.14%) Oracle
5 26 (53.06%) WPF
6 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
7 24 (48.98%) Web Services
8 23 (46.94%) HTML
9 20 (40.82%) SQL
10 18 (36.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (30.61%) PL/SQL
12 13 (26.53%) MVC
12 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
13 12 (24.49%) Unix
14 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
15 10 (20.41%) Shell Script
15 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
16 9 (18.37%) Data Management
16 9 (18.37%) XML
16 9 (18.37%) ITIL
16 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (18.37%) CRM
16 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (16.33%) MVVM
17 8 (16.33%) Sitecore
17 8 (16.33%) Degree
17 8 (16.33%) Entity Framework
18 7 (14.29%) MSTest
18 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
18 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 5 (10.20%) CMS
1 5 (10.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.29%) MSTest
2 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Designer
5 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) WCF Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# WCF Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Web Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 26 (53.06%) WPF
3 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
4 24 (48.98%) Web Services
5 23 (46.94%) HTML
6 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
7 9 (18.37%) XML
8 8 (16.33%) Entity Framework
9 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.24%) CSS
11 5 (10.20%) JSON
12 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (6.12%) RESTful
12 3 (6.12%) SOAP
12 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (4.08%) Express
14 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) MVC
2 9 (18.37%) CRM
2 9 (18.37%) Data Management
2 9 (18.37%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) MVVM
4 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) TDD
6 4 (8.16%) API Integration
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) OO
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C#
2 33 (67.35%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.82%) SQL
4 15 (30.61%) PL/SQL
5 10 (20.41%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) Java
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 3 (6.12%) XAML
8 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) HNC
2 3 (6.12%) HND
3 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Sitecore
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Apigee