The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Docklands, London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 29 27
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 1.80% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 12.12% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate
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- £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
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 £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 19.69% 14.86% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 25
Average daily rate £600 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £640 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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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

WPF
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center