Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 32 34
Rank change year-on-year -27 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing WCF 17 53 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.94% 6.56% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.12% 15.23% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 19
Nottingham median daily rate £340 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £231
90th Percentile £428 £488 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £340 £370 £388
% change year-on-year -8.11% -4.52% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £50.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 278 348 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 31.74% 43.07% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 201 128
Nottingham median daily rate £425 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +13.48% +8.46%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £245
90th Percentile £575 £514 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £394 £350
% change year-on-year +7.94% +12.50% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £35.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) WPF
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) WinForms
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) MVVM
8 2 (11.76%) BDD
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.76%) YouTrack
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (11.76%) SOLID
8 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) 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 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) ReSharper
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.76%) YouTrack
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) WPF Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) WCF Developer
5 2 (11.76%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) WPF
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.88%) CSS3
8 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) LESS
8 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (17.65%) MVVM
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) SOLID
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) DevExpress