The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing WPF 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.67% 0.12% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 0.44% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.74% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 225 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.87% 27.99% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 179 177
Median daily rate £375 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WPF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) LINQ
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Kanban
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
Bristol, Avon
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