Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 30 47
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 -15
Contract jobs citing WCF 29 48 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.82% 4.90% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.94% 17.14% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 18
Nottingham median daily rate £350 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.13% +18.52%
10th Percentile £323 £301 £229
90th Percentile £404 £438 £479
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £368 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% -8.13% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 265 280 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 34.87% 28.60% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 139 163
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £307 £284 £226
90th Percentile £488 £528 £503
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - £46.25 -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £46.25 -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottingham.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Nottingham

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WCF in Nottingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Nottingham

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Nottingham over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for WCF.

1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) C#
3 20 (68.97%) WPF
4 16 (55.17%) TDD
5 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
5 13 (44.83%) XML
5 13 (44.83%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (41.38%) MVVM
6 12 (41.38%) OO
7 11 (37.93%) Oracle
8 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 7 (24.14%) HTML
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
10 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
11 5 (17.24%) Scrum
11 5 (17.24%) Web Services
11 5 (17.24%) JIRA
11 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
12 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
12 4 (13.79%) Degree
12 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
12 4 (13.79%) CRM
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (13.79%) Unix

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (10.34%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
1 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) MSTest
4 1 (3.45%) NSubstitute
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.45%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
2 7 (24.14%) WPF Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) WCF Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) WPF
3 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
3 13 (44.83%) XML
4 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 3 (10.34%) RESTful
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
7 2 (6.90%) Velocity
7 2 (6.90%) WinForms
8 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.45%) Autofac
8 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) TDD
2 13 (44.83%) Dependency Injection
3 12 (41.38%) MVVM
3 12 (41.38%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (6.90%) Coaching
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
7 2 (6.90%) SOLID
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) User Stories
8 1 (3.45%) Microservices
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) F#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) DevExpress