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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing WCF 31 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.18% 4.23% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.13% 17.59% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 11
Median daily rate £370 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £304 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £351
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.88 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -23.86%
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
171 108 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 39.58% 24.05% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 74 60
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +8 29 £370 -7.50% 3
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 53 (98.15%) .NET
2 49 (90.74%) C#
3 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 32 (59.26%) WPF
4 29 (53.70%) Oracle
5 23 (42.59%) Web Services
6 20 (37.04%) .NET Framework
7 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
7 19 (35.19%) HTML
8 18 (33.33%) PL/SQL
8 18 (33.33%) SQL
8 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (29.63%) MVVM
10 15 (27.78%) Oracle Database
10 15 (27.78%) TDD
11 14 (25.93%) MVC
11 14 (25.93%) XML
12 12 (22.22%) Unix
12 12 (22.22%) Shell Script
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
14 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (18.52%) OO
14 10 (18.52%) CRM
14 10 (18.52%) Entity Framework
14 10 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (14.81%) MSTest
16 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
16 7 (12.96%) Finance
16 7 (12.96%) Data Management

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 3 (5.56%) CMS
1 3 (5.56%) IIS
1 3 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.70%) OLAP
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.81%) MSTest
3 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 20 (37.04%) .NET Developer
3 15 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.07%) WCF Developer
5 12 (22.22%) Architect
6 9 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (16.67%) Designer
7 8 (14.81%) Analyst
8 7 (12.96%) C# WCF Developer
8 7 (12.96%) WPF Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
11 2 (3.70%) Applications Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Data Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) Software Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Software Designer
11 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (98.15%) .NET
2 32 (59.26%) WPF
3 23 (42.59%) Web Services
4 20 (37.04%) .NET Framework
5 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
5 19 (35.19%) HTML
6 14 (25.93%) XML
7 10 (18.52%) Entity Framework
8 6 (11.11%) JSON
9 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.41%) RESTful
10 4 (7.41%) SOAP
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.70%) jQuery
12 2 (3.70%) OAuth2
12 2 (3.70%) OpenID
13 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) MVVM
2 15 (27.78%) TDD
3 14 (25.93%) MVC
4 10 (18.52%) CRM
4 10 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (18.52%) OO
5 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.96%) Data Management
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) Change Management
7 5 (9.26%) API Integration
8 4 (7.41%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.41%) SOA
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.70%) B2B
9 2 (3.70%) Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 18 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.41%) XAML
6 3 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) HNC
2 4 (7.41%) HND
3 2 (3.70%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.70%) Apigee