The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 21 45 22
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.99% 1.13% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% 8.89% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £430 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +43.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
WPF
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.23% 12.68% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 10
Average daily rate £321 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.50% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £363 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 3 £500 - 1
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CRM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#