The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Nottinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing WCF 14 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.75% 6.09% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.38% 18.80% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Average daily rate £400 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -3.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
123 117 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 32.98% 32.41% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 60 61
Average daily rate £331 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCF across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

WCF Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

WCF
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -4 14 £400 +23.07% 13
Worksop - - - - 1
Mansfield - - - - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 26 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (88.46%) .NET
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) Windows
4 14 (53.85%) WPF
5 13 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (50.00%) OO
6 10 (38.46%) WinForms
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (34.62%) MVC
7 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
9 7 (26.92%) TDD
9 7 (26.92%) Silverlight
10 6 (23.08%) HTML
10 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 6 (23.08%) CSS
10 6 (23.08%) XSLT
10 6 (23.08%) OOP
11 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
11 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (19.23%) Workflow
11 5 (19.23%) XML
11 5 (19.23%) XSD
11 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
11 5 (19.23%) XPath

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) MSTest
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
4 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.69%) WPF Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Delphi Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) WPF
3 13 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (38.46%) WinForms
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 7 (26.92%) Silverlight
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 6 (23.08%) XSLT
9 5 (19.23%) XML
9 5 (19.23%) XSD
9 5 (19.23%) WF
9 5 (19.23%) .NET Remoting
9 5 (19.23%) REST
10 4 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (11.54%) jQuery
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (7.69%) HTML5
12 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) OOP
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
5 5 (19.23%) System Testing
5 5 (19.23%) MVVM
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.69%) OOD
8 1 (3.85%) B2B
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) XPath
6 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) Delphi
7 1 (3.85%) VB
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) DevExpress
3 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: From £200 to £230 per day
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
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Posted: 19 days ago