The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 38 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.44% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 1.27% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£385 £150 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+156.66% -40.00%
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%
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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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
85 79 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 37.78% 37.44% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 48
Average daily rate £200 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -
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 Brighton

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

WPF
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#