Period
to 15 August 2018

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 August 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 40 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 +15
Contract jobs citing WCF 30 32 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.72% 3.77% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.68% 10.85% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 22
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £388 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -4.76% -2.00%
10th Percentile £357 £324 £301
90th Percentile £525 £395 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 - £11.00

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 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 281 295 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 34.86% 34.79% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 174 147
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £300
90th Percentile £531 £488 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £41.50 - £42.50
90th Percentile £48.50 - £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +42.86% +120.68%

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 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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
Nottingham -9 23 £450 +28.57% 8
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) WPF
3 23 (76.67%) SQL
4 21 (70.00%) PL/SQL
5 15 (50.00%) HTML
5 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (46.67%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (33.33%) XML
7 10 (33.33%) CRM
7 10 (33.33%) Unix
7 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 10 (33.33%) MVVM
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (23.33%) WinForms
10 7 (23.33%) OO
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) Analytics
11 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection

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 5 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) Moq
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (36.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Architect
4 9 (30.00%) Designer
4 9 (30.00%) WCF Developer
5 7 (23.33%) WPF Developer
6 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Architect
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
9 3 (10.00%) .NET Designer
9 3 (10.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) WPF
3 15 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) XML
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 7 (23.33%) WinForms
8 5 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (13.33%) XSD
9 4 (13.33%) XSLT
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.33%) Ajax
11 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.33%) CSS
11 1 (3.33%) jQuery
11 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (3.33%) Lucene
11 1 (3.33%) Ninject
11 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) CRM
1 10 (33.33%) MVVM
1 10 (33.33%) TDD
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Analytics
2 7 (23.33%) OO
3 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (16.67%) Data Management
5 4 (13.33%) ArchiMate
5 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) SOLID
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) PL/SQL
4 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft