The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.90% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
WPF
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.57% 32.00% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 21
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

WPF
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) GUI Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript