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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing WCF 21 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.03% 2.56% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 10.43% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 8
Median daily rate £340 £400 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £238 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £475 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +17.93%
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
210 115 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 40.31% 24.57% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 82 53
Median daily rate £380 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
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 24 September 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 September 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 -5 20 £339 -15.31% 5
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (62.00%) Oracle
5 29 (58.00%) WPF
6 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
7 22 (44.00%) SQL
7 22 (44.00%) HTML
7 22 (44.00%) Web Services
8 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
10 14 (28.00%) Unix
10 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
11 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (24.00%) Shell Script
12 12 (24.00%) MVC
13 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (20.00%) XML
13 10 (20.00%) CRM
13 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (18.00%) Degree
14 9 (18.00%) Data Management
14 9 (18.00%) Entity Framework
14 9 (18.00%) ITIL
15 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
15 8 (16.00%) MVVM
15 8 (16.00%) MSTest
16 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
16 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence

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 4 (8.00%) CMS
1 4 (8.00%) 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
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) OLAP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (16.00%) MSTest
3 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Architect
3 10 (20.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Designer
5 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) WCF Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# WCF Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Web Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (98.00%) .NET
2 29 (58.00%) WPF
3 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (44.00%) HTML
4 22 (44.00%) Web Services
5 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (20.00%) XML
7 9 (18.00%) Entity Framework
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.00%) JSON
9 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.00%) CSS
10 3 (6.00%) RESTful
10 3 (6.00%) SOAP
11 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (2.00%) Express
12 1 (2.00%) OAuth2
12 1 (2.00%) REST
12 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) MVC
2 10 (20.00%) CRM
3 9 (18.00%) Data Management
3 9 (18.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) MVVM
5 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.00%) 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
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
8 3 (6.00%) SOA
9 2 (4.00%) OO
9 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) C#
2 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
7 3 (6.00%) XAML
8 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) HNC
2 4 (8.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.00%) Apigee