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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 3.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £294 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
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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
24 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.69% 38.98% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 7
Average daily rate £375 £288 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -24.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £200 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £363 £400
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 £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) SCADA
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft