The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 106 116 116
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 10 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.20% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 0.93% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.39 £42.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.22% +14.00%
WPF
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
474 537 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.77% 21.00% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 355 260
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 4
Median hourly rate £46.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +89.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Berkshire region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 7 £388 - 2
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WPF 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) LINQ
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) Office 365
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (10.53%) MVVM
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# Developer
2 11 (57.89%) WPF Developer
3 9 (47.37%) C# WPF Developer
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer - Commodities
7 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Development Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior WPF Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) WPF Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) WCF
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) LINQ
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) DCOM
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
5 1 (5.26%) WebCenter
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) MVVM
5 1 (5.26%) ATDD
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) XAML
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
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