The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% - 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% - 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £338
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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 134 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.25% 20.90% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 92 74
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) NuGet
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Slack
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) NuGet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik