The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / East Midlands
Rank 55 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Contract jobs citing WPF 37 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.58% 1.12% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.10% 4.10% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 14
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £312 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
457 439 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.89% 27.32% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 257 168
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WPF
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +7 19 £365 -6.70% 6
Derbyshire - 10 £331 - 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £335 - 2
Leicestershire +3 3 £331 -11.80% 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WPF.

1 64 (95.52%) C#
2 61 (91.04%) .NET
3 40 (59.70%) WCF
4 26 (38.81%) TDD
5 25 (37.31%) MVVM
6 24 (35.82%) .NET Framework
6 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
7 22 (32.84%) SQL
8 21 (31.34%) Oracle
9 19 (28.36%) OO
10 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
10 18 (26.87%) HTML
10 18 (26.87%) PL/SQL
10 18 (26.87%) Dependency Injection
11 14 (20.90%) Oracle Database
11 14 (20.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (20.90%) XML
11 14 (20.90%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (19.40%) Shell Script
12 13 (19.40%) MVC
12 13 (19.40%) Unix
12 13 (19.40%) CRM
13 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
14 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
15 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (10.45%) Degree
16 7 (10.45%) Web Services
16 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
17 6 (8.96%) ITIL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.49%) CMS
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle Database
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) NUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (2.99%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 30 (44.78%) .NET Developer
3 26 (38.81%) WPF Developer
4 23 (34.33%) C# Developer
5 17 (25.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (19.40%) Architect
6 13 (19.40%) C# WPF Developer
7 11 (16.42%) Designer
7 11 (16.42%) WCF Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) C# WCF Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) C# Application Developer
11 3 (4.48%) C# Web Applications Developer
11 3 (4.48%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
11 3 (4.48%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (91.04%) .NET
2 40 (59.70%) WCF
3 24 (35.82%) .NET Framework
4 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
4 18 (26.87%) HTML
5 14 (20.90%) XML
6 7 (10.45%) Web Services
7 6 (8.96%) Entity Framework
8 4 (5.97%) LINQ
9 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (4.48%) CSS
9 3 (4.48%) jQuery
9 3 (4.48%) Silverlight
10 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET
10 2 (2.99%) Ajax
10 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.99%) MSMQ
10 2 (2.99%) WinForms
11 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) EPoS
2 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.49%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Unix
2 3 (4.48%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) TDD
2 25 (37.31%) MVVM
3 19 (28.36%) OO
4 18 (26.87%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (19.40%) CRM
5 13 (19.40%) MVC
6 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.96%) Data Management
7 6 (8.96%) ITIL
8 5 (7.46%) Change Management
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.99%) BDD
10 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.99%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.99%) SDLC
11 1 (1.49%) Front End Development
11 1 (1.49%) Microservices
11 1 (1.49%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) C#
2 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 22 (32.84%) SQL
4 18 (26.87%) PL/SQL
5 13 (19.40%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.99%) XAML
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.49%) MCP
2 1 (1.49%) MCSD
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Telerik
4 2 (2.99%) Perforce
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.49%) Twitter
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day 3 months initial (rate negotiable DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago