The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 June 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 20 38
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18  
Contract jobs citing WCF 15 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.69% 5.92% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.07% 25.66% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 7
Median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £328 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £448 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.76% +78.94%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 149 113 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 36.70% 23.06% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 63 100
Median daily rate £368 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WCF in Nottinghamshire

WCF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WCF 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 23 June 2017. 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 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 -10 12 £353 -17.05% 8
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (89.74%) C#
3 26 (66.67%) WPF
4 22 (56.41%) TDD
5 20 (51.28%) .NET Framework
6 18 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (43.59%) MVVM
7 17 (43.59%) XML
8 16 (41.03%) OO
9 14 (35.90%) Oracle
10 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
11 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
11 11 (28.21%) SQL
12 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
12 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
12 10 (25.64%) Web Services
13 8 (20.51%) Degree
13 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
14 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
14 7 (17.95%) Unix
14 7 (17.95%) CRM
14 7 (17.95%) HTML
15 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
15 6 (15.38%) Scrum
15 6 (15.38%) JIRA
15 6 (15.38%) Git (software)

WCF
Co-occurring 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 (10.26%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (10.26%) MSTest
3 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.13%) NSubstitute
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.56%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.21%) WPF Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Architect
5 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Designer
6 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) WCF Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) C# WPF Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Scrum Master
9 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) WPF
3 20 (51.28%) .NET Framework
4 17 (43.59%) XML
5 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.64%) Web Services
6 7 (17.95%) HTML
7 5 (12.82%) JSON
8 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
8 4 (10.26%) RESTful
8 4 (10.26%) SOAP
9 3 (7.69%) WinForms
10 2 (5.13%) ADO.NET
10 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.13%) Autofac
10 2 (5.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
1 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Unix
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) TDD
2 18 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
3 17 (43.59%) MVVM
4 16 (41.03%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) CRM
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.13%) Coaching
9 2 (5.13%) DevOps
9 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.13%) Microservices
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (5.13%) SOLID
9 2 (5.13%) Time Management
9 2 (5.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.13%) F#
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) HNC
2 1 (2.56%) HND
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.13%) Informatica
5 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
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