The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 49 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing WPF 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.39% 0.77% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.52% 2.24% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £275 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £340 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
- -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-74.11% +13.33%
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
177 268 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.68% 34.40% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 152 145
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £232 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.50
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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 7 £333 +2.30% 4
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) .NET
3 19 (63.33%) Visual Studio
3 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
3 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
4 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 13 (43.33%) WCF
6 12 (40.00%) Integration Testing
6 12 (40.00%) Change Control
7 11 (36.67%) WinForms
8 8 (26.67%) LINQ
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (20.00%) MVC
10 6 (20.00%) XAML
11 5 (16.67%) CAD
11 5 (16.67%) Windows
11 5 (16.67%) OO
12 4 (13.33%) SCADA
12 4 (13.33%) System Testing
12 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (13.33%) PhD
12 4 (13.33%) CMS
12 4 (13.33%) Content Management
13 3 (10.00%) Finance
13 3 (10.00%) SOA
13 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 3 (10.00%) XML
13 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
13 3 (10.00%) JavaScript

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) MorphX
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (46.67%) Developer
3 11 (36.67%) WPF Developer
4 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 9 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (26.67%) C# WPF Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) WCF Developer
8 3 (10.00%) ASP Developer
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior WPF Developer
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
3 13 (43.33%) WCF
4 11 (36.67%) WinForms
5 8 (26.67%) LINQ
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.00%) Silverlight
8 3 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.67%) CSS
9 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (6.67%) HTML
9 2 (6.67%) jQuery
10 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.33%) Lambda Expressions
10 1 (3.33%) MFC
10 1 (3.33%) STL
10 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) SCADA
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
2 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Change Control
3 12 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (16.67%) CAD
5 5 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) Content Management
6 4 (13.33%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) MVVM
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) ERP
9 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.33%) OOD
9 1 (3.33%) SDLC
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Validation
9 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) XAML
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) VC++
6 1 (3.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PhD
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) DevExpress
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.33%) Nintex
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