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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 55 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing WPF 18 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.17% 0.12% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.75% 0.37% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £313 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -34.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £313 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
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
313 267 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.71% 32.96% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 162 108
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 12
Average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £32.20 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +5 12 £338 +8.00% 4
Peterborough - 1 £375 -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (88.00%) C#
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) WCF
3 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (36.00%) Banking
6 9 (36.00%) LINQ
6 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 9 (36.00%) MVVM
6 9 (36.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (32.00%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (32.00%) Time Management
7 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (32.00%) Scrum
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET
7 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (32.00%) XML
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) Delphi
8 7 (28.00%) Pascal
8 7 (28.00%) NUnit
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (28.00%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) WF

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) GSM
1 1 (4.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) NUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) ANTLR
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) WPF Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.00%) UI Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) WCF
3 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (36.00%) LINQ
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
4 9 (36.00%) Entity Framework
5 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (32.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) XML
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (28.00%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (24.00%) WF
8 4 (16.00%) MSMQ
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services
9 2 (8.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (4.00%) REST
10 1 (4.00%) CSS3
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) MVVM
3 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Time Management
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) UML
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 1 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Delphi
3 7 (28.00%) Pascal
4 5 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) XAML
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards