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 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 32 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs citing WCF 18 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 5.03% 3.76% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.52% 12.68% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Median daily rate £368 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £395 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.53% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £11.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +272.72% -67.40%  

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 116 142 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 32.40% 29.65% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 60 68
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing WCF as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (95.74%) C#
3 28 (59.57%) WPF
4 24 (51.06%) .NET Framework
5 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
6 21 (44.68%) TDD
7 18 (38.30%) MVVM
8 17 (36.17%) Dependency Injection
8 17 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
8 17 (36.17%) Web Services
9 16 (34.04%) XML
9 16 (34.04%) OO
10 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
11 13 (27.66%) Oracle
12 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
12 11 (23.40%) SQL
12 11 (23.40%) Entity Framework
13 10 (21.28%) MSTest
13 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
13 10 (21.28%) Degree
14 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
15 8 (17.02%) HTML
15 8 (17.02%) Finance
15 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
16 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (14.89%) Unix
16 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (14.89%) CRM

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 (6.38%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (21.28%) MSTest
3 5 (10.64%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.13%) NSubstitute
7 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.13%) Subversion
7 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.13%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) C# Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
3 11 (23.40%) WPF Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Architect
5 6 (12.77%) WCF Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Designer
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum Master
9 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.13%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) WPF
3 24 (51.06%) .NET Framework
4 17 (36.17%) Web Services
5 16 (34.04%) XML
6 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
7 11 (23.40%) Entity Framework
8 8 (17.02%) HTML
9 4 (8.51%) JSON
10 3 (6.38%) RESTful
10 3 (6.38%) SOAP
11 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.26%) Velocity
12 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.13%) Autofac
12 1 (2.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Unix
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Android
3 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) TDD
2 18 (38.30%) MVVM
3 17 (36.17%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (34.04%) OO
5 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
6 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.89%) CRM
8 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 4 (8.51%) Change Management
9 4 (8.51%) ITIL
9 4 (8.51%) MVC
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.38%) Data Management
11 2 (4.26%) B2B
11 2 (4.26%) Coaching
11 2 (4.26%) DevOps
11 2 (4.26%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (95.74%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
3 11 (23.40%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.51%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) HNC
2 4 (8.51%) HND
3 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Informatica
3 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) DevExpress
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