The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 27 25
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.05% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.69% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.22% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.13 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +14.23%
WPF
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 26 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 23.26% 13.61% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 25
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Dorset region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

WPF
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL