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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 66 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 0.92% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £315 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £358
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-73.00% +8.66%
WPF
South West

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
193 218 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.76% 25.00% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 166 215
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.39 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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
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 19 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore

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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore