The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing WPF 17 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.15% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.07% 1.34% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.38 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
WPF
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
280 299 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.44% 38.93% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 162 99
Average daily rate £340 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £435 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 12 £325 - 3
Peterborough - 1 £375 -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) WCF
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
3 8 (47.06%) LINQ
3 8 (47.06%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Time Management
4 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) WF
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
6 4 (23.53%) MVVM
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) UML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) GSM
1 1 (5.88%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) WPF Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) WCF
3 8 (47.06%) LINQ
3 8 (47.06%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (23.53%) MSMQ
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) WF
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
8 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.88%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) MVVM
3 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Delphi
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Pascal
5 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
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