The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon - - 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
- -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.85%
WPF
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 34.04% 24.53% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate £430 £200 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £250 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the Basildon region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

WPF
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) QUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
1 2 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (100.00%) QUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL