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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.42% 2.07% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 8.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +11.94%
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
96 94 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.27% 24.29% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 62 35
Average daily rate £325 £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £318 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 £33.25 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
5 2 (28.57%) RIA
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) VCL
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) RIA
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) AOP
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) DevExpress