The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 71 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 1.69% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 6.50% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Median daily rate £419 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £360 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £346 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.42%

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 246 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.67% 25.95% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 130 143
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -65.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin