The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 43 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing WPF 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.31% 0.90% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 3.41% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate £425 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £286 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £410 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-72.50% -
WPF
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 88 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.80% 26.51% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 54 63
Average daily rate £410 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

WPF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle