Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 61 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -27 +15
Contract jobs citing WCF 15 17 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.07% 1.86% 5.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 5.56% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 30
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £340 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -7.48% -8.13%
10th Percentile £301 £331 £300
90th Percentile £503 £376 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £368
% change year-on-year +10.29% -7.48% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50

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 273 306 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.66% 33.52% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 199 185
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £312 £298 £306
90th Percentile £538 £528 £492
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.19% +1.40% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +139.81%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +2 12 £470 +38.24% 7
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) WPF
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) CRM
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) MVVM
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) WinForms
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (20.00%) SOLID
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (20.00%) Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) Shell Script

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 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Moq
2 3 (20.00%) NUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Designer
5 3 (20.00%) WCF Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Architect
6 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
6 2 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) WPF
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) WinForms
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (13.33%) REST
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) jQuery
8 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (6.67%) LESS
8 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
1 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) MVVM
2 4 (26.67%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) SOLID
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Microservices
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) ArchiMate
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft