The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing WCF 25 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.76% 3.24% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.20% 11.11% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 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 £446 £450 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
WCF
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
176 144 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 33.52% 29.15% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 104 42
Median daily rate £375 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +334.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

WCF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

WCF Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

WCF
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WCF across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

WCF
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

WCF Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottingham +4 24 £338 -15.62% 9
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 49 (98.00%) .NET
2 43 (86.00%) C#
3 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (62.00%) Oracle
5 29 (58.00%) WPF
6 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
7 23 (46.00%) HTML
8 22 (44.00%) Web Services
9 21 (42.00%) SQL
10 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (32.00%) PL/SQL
12 14 (28.00%) MVC
12 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
13 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
13 13 (26.00%) Unix
14 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
15 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (20.00%) CRM
15 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (18.00%) XML
16 9 (18.00%) ITIL
16 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
16 9 (18.00%) Data Management
17 8 (16.00%) MVVM
17 8 (16.00%) Sitecore
17 8 (16.00%) Degree
17 8 (16.00%) Entity Framework
18 7 (14.00%) MSTest
18 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (14.00%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 5 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) MSTest
3 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Designer
4 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) WCF Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (98.00%) .NET
2 29 (58.00%) WPF
3 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (46.00%) HTML
5 22 (44.00%) Web Services
6 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (18.00%) XML
8 8 (16.00%) Entity Framework
9 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.00%) CSS
11 5 (10.00%) JSON
12 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (6.00%) RESTful
12 3 (6.00%) SOAP
13 2 (4.00%) Express
13 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (2.00%) OAuth2
14 1 (2.00%) OpenID
14 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) MVC
2 10 (20.00%) CRM
3 9 (18.00%) Data Management
3 9 (18.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) MVVM
5 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Change Management
6 5 (10.00%) DevOps
6 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 4 (8.00%) API Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
8 3 (6.00%) SOA
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) C#
2 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) PL/SQL
5 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
7 3 (6.00%) XAML
8 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) HNC
2 3 (6.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Sitecore
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Apigee