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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing WCF 22 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.53% 3.33% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.02% 11.11% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 5
Median daily rate £339 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +14.48%
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
169 126 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 34.77% 29.93% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 89 39
Median daily rate £375 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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
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 29 August 2016.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 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 47 (97.92%) .NET
2 42 (87.50%) C#
3 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 29 (60.42%) Oracle
5 27 (56.25%) WPF
6 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET
7 22 (45.83%) Web Services
7 22 (45.83%) HTML
8 20 (41.67%) SQL
9 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (31.25%) PL/SQL
11 13 (27.08%) MVC
11 13 (27.08%) .NET Framework
12 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
12 12 (25.00%) Unix
13 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
14 9 (18.75%) Data Management
14 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (18.75%) CRM
14 9 (18.75%) XML
14 9 (18.75%) ITIL
14 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (16.67%) Degree
15 8 (16.67%) Sitecore
15 8 (16.67%) MVVM
15 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
16 7 (14.58%) MSTest
16 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (14.58%) Microsoft

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 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.08%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.58%) MSTest
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Architect
4 9 (18.75%) Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Designer
6 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) WCF Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Support
9 3 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 2 (4.17%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (97.92%) .NET
2 27 (56.25%) WPF
3 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET
4 22 (45.83%) HTML
4 22 (45.83%) Web Services
5 13 (27.08%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.75%) XML
7 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.42%) CSS
10 5 (10.42%) JSON
11 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.25%) RESTful
11 3 (6.25%) SOAP
12 2 (4.17%) Express
12 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.08%) OAuth2
13 1 (2.08%) OpenID
13 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) MVC
2 9 (18.75%) CRM
2 9 (18.75%) Data Management
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) MVVM
4 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) Change Management
5 5 (10.42%) DevOps
5 5 (10.42%) TDD
6 4 (8.33%) API Integration
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) SOA
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.17%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) C#
2 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 15 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (6.25%) Perl
7 3 (6.25%) XAML
8 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) HNC
2 3 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Apigee