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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 44 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10  
Contract jobs citing WCF 20 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 5.04% 2.32% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.27% 8.61% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Median daily rate £368 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.25% -0.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £366 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £434 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  
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 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 163 151 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 41.06% 26.96% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 62 69
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 20 £368 -7.25% 4
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (96.61%) C#
3 37 (62.71%) WPF
4 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
5 27 (45.76%) .NET Framework
6 23 (38.98%) TDD
7 21 (35.59%) Oracle
7 21 (35.59%) MVVM
8 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
8 20 (33.90%) Web Services
9 19 (32.20%) XML
9 19 (32.20%) OO
9 19 (32.20%) Dependency Injection
9 19 (32.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
10 17 (28.81%) PL/SQL
10 17 (28.81%) SQL
11 13 (22.03%) HTML
12 12 (20.34%) Unix
12 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
12 12 (20.34%) Entity Framework
12 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database
13 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (18.64%) CRM
13 11 (18.64%) Automated Testing
14 10 (16.95%) Degree
14 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (16.95%) MSTest
15 9 (15.25%) Microsoft

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 2 (3.39%) Confluence
1 2 (3.39%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (16.95%) MSTest
3 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.78%) JIRA
5 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.69%) Subversion
7 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.69%) YouTrack
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.12%) WPF Developer
4 14 (23.73%) C# Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Architect
6 10 (16.95%) Software Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Designer
7 9 (15.25%) WCF Developer
8 7 (11.86%) Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Technical Support
10 4 (6.78%) Technical Support Analyst
11 3 (5.08%) C# WCF Developer
12 2 (3.39%) C# WPF Developer
12 2 (3.39%) Scrum Master
12 2 (3.39%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (62.71%) WPF
3 27 (45.76%) .NET Framework
4 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
4 20 (33.90%) Web Services
5 19 (32.20%) XML
6 13 (22.03%) HTML
7 12 (20.34%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.08%) JSON
9 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.39%) RESTful
9 2 (3.39%) SOAP
9 2 (3.39%) Velocity
10 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.69%) jQuery
10 1 (1.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Unix
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Android
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) TDD
2 21 (35.59%) MVVM
3 19 (32.20%) Dependency Injection
3 19 (32.20%) OO
4 11 (18.64%) Automated Testing
4 11 (18.64%) CRM
5 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.17%) MVC
7 5 (8.47%) Change Management
7 5 (8.47%) Data Management
7 5 (8.47%) ITIL
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 2 (3.39%) Coaching
9 2 (3.39%) DevOps
9 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.39%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (3.39%) Time Management
9 2 (3.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) C#
2 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.81%) PL/SQL
3 17 (28.81%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) HNC
2 5 (8.47%) HND
3 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Oracle
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Informatica
3 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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