The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Derbyshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 21 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 8 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.77% - 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.51% - 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -17.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 19.34% 18.70% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 13
Average daily rate £295 £263 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £550 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
WPF
East Midlands

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 30 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 8 - - 1
Matlock - - - -
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) MSTest
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) BC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) WF
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) WF
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) BC Cleared