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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 100 124 123
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs citing WPF 5 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.040% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 0.20% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £375 £825 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +186.95%
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 £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
386 507 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.13% 20.14% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 315 331
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 £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +4.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

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 February 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 - 4 - - 2
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
5 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) XSLT
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) OOD
6 2 (18.18%) XAML

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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) MSTest
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
2 6 (54.55%) WPF Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 1 (9.09%) MVVM
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) XAML
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Xamarin