The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 31 25
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 2.73% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 20.59% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 10
Average daily rate
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- £550 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 34 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.28% 13.28% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 33
Average daily rate £500 £470 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -13.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £650 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London