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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 47 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing WCF 5 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.50% 1.07% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 4.42% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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 £30.00 £41.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +16.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 113 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.37% 24.25% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 57 47
Average daily rate £320 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +185.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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
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 1 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +15 4 £275 - 4
Worksop - - - - 1
Mansfield - - - - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 23 (92.00%) C#
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) MVC
4 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (32.00%) WPF
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (24.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (24.00%) jQuery
7 6 (24.00%) XML
7 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (24.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.00%) MVVM
9 4 (16.00%) HTML5
9 4 (16.00%) Web Development
9 4 (16.00%) Ajax
9 4 (16.00%) Web Design
9 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (32.00%) WPF
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 4 (16.00%) Ajax
8 4 (16.00%) XSLT
9 3 (12.00%) XSD
9 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
11 1 (4.00%) WinForms
11 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) OO
4 5 (20.00%) MVVM
5 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) Web Design
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) OOD
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) B2B
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) Validation
8 1 (4.00%) AOP
8 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Sage