Period
to 15 January 2019

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 6 months to 15 January 2019 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
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 58 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 -26 +7
Contract jobs citing WCF 14 18 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.03% 1.91% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 6.32% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 21
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £340 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.11% -4.52%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £463 £428 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £365
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.85% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 261 285 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.94% 30.32% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 206 204
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £306
90th Percentile £550 £575 £514
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +5.81% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year -14.00% +21.95% +53.75%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Mansfield - 6 £400 - 2
Nottingham 0 5 £400 +17.65% 8
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) WinForms
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) PL/SQL
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) WPF
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (71.43%) Oracle
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (57.14%) Retail
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) .NET
6 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
6 8 (57.14%) Windows
7 6 (42.86%) EPoS
7 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (35.71%) Web Development
9 4 (28.57%) Robotics
9 4 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
10 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
10 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework

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 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Moq
4 2 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
7 2 (14.29%) Architect
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior WPF Developer
7 2 (14.29%) WCF Developer
7 2 (14.29%) WPF Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) WinForms
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (78.57%) WPF
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (14.29%) LESS
5 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (42.86%) EPoS
2 4 (28.57%) Robotics
3 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) SOLID
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) PL/SQL
4 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft