The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.76% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 25 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.99% 9.92% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 21 34
Average daily rate £300 £313 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
WPF
South Wales

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

WPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £360 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago