The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 30 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing WCF 20 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.42% 4.78% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 19.54% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Average daily rate £365 £358 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £458 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
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
135 87 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 29.87% 24.44% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 49
Average daily rate £325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £226 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £429 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 11 February 2016, 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 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) C#
3 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 24 (72.73%) WPF
4 21 (63.64%) Oracle
4 21 (63.64%) SQL
5 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
6 17 (51.52%) PL/SQL
6 17 (51.52%) HTML
7 12 (36.36%) Web Services
8 10 (30.30%) Unix
8 10 (30.30%) CSS
8 10 (30.30%) CRM
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
9 9 (27.27%) Degree
9 9 (27.27%) Data Management
10 8 (24.24%) MVVM
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
11 7 (21.21%) XML
11 7 (21.21%) ITIL
11 7 (21.21%) Change Management
12 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
13 5 (15.15%) OO
13 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) MSTest
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Architect
2 10 (30.30%) Designer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) WCF Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Web Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) WPF Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Website Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Architect
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Designer
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) WPF
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
4 17 (51.52%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) XML
8 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
11 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) CRM
2 9 (27.27%) Data Management
3 8 (24.24%) MVVM
4 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (15.15%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) MVC
8 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 21 (63.64%) SQL
4 17 (51.52%) PL/SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
6 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft