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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 7 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% - 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% - 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £358 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 - £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.42%

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
404 507 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.89% 20.74% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 299 300
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% +3.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 - -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) C++
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Web Development
8 3 (21.43%) JIRA
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (21.43%) Android
8 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) XAML
8 3 (21.43%) OOD
8 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
8 3 (21.43%) HTML5
8 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
8 3 (21.43%) Xamarin

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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
4 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) MSTest
4 1 (7.14%) NUnit
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 6 (42.86%) WPF Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# WPF Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (7.14%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) DCOM
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) LINQ
7 1 (7.14%) MAPI
7 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
7 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) OOD
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) MVVM
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Android Development
7 1 (7.14%) ATDD
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.14%) Logistics
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) XAML
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Xamarin