The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 2.67% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £294 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
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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
21 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.65% 36.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 11
Average daily rate £388 £325 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £371 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SCADA
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Serena
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Serena