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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 65 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing WPF 30 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.94% 2.11% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.13% 7.71% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £352 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
WPF
England

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
369 454 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.87% 27.32% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 239 152
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £212 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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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
Nottinghamshire +5 17 £321 +7.08% 3
Leicestershire +12 11 £325 - 3
Northamptonshire - 2 £375 - 4
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 59 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (84.75%) .NET
3 35 (59.32%) WCF
4 26 (44.07%) Web Services
5 25 (42.37%) XML
6 21 (35.59%) WinForms
7 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (30.51%) XSLT
8 18 (30.51%) OO
8 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
9 17 (28.81%) MVVM
10 16 (27.12%) .NET Framework
11 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
11 13 (22.03%) SQL
12 12 (20.34%) MVC
13 11 (18.64%) XAML
14 10 (16.95%) Scrum
14 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
14 10 (16.95%) Oracle
14 10 (16.95%) Windows
14 10 (16.95%) Silverlight
15 9 (15.25%) Castle Windsor
15 9 (15.25%) XSD
15 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
15 9 (15.25%) NUnit
16 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
16 8 (13.56%) CSS
16 8 (13.56%) C++
16 8 (13.56%) HTML
16 8 (13.56%) LDAP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.69%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) NUnit
2 8 (13.56%) MSTest
3 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.69%) MSI
5 1 (1.69%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.69%) Moq
General
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
1 2 (3.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (93.22%) Developer
2 30 (50.85%) C# Developer
3 22 (37.29%) .NET Developer
4 15 (25.42%) WPF Developer
5 8 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.08%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Programmer
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (1.69%) Software Programmer
10 1 (1.69%) Silverlight Developer
10 1 (1.69%) XML Developer
10 1 (1.69%) C# Programmer
10 1 (1.69%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) .NET
2 35 (59.32%) WCF
3 26 (44.07%) Web Services
4 25 (42.37%) XML
5 21 (35.59%) WinForms
6 18 (30.51%) XSLT
7 16 (27.12%) .NET Framework
8 10 (16.95%) Silverlight
9 9 (15.25%) XSD
9 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
9 9 (15.25%) Castle Windsor
10 8 (13.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 8 (13.56%) CSS
10 8 (13.56%) HTML
11 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.78%) HTML5
12 4 (6.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (6.78%) jQuery
12 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Online Games
3 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) OO
3 17 (28.81%) MVVM
4 12 (20.34%) MVC
5 10 (16.95%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Kanban
6 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.86%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (8.47%) OOP
9 4 (6.78%) TDD
9 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Validation
10 3 (5.08%) UML
11 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.69%) AOP
11 1 (1.69%) Web Development
11 1 (1.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (22.03%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) XAML
4 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.56%) C++
6 7 (11.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Telerik
4 1 (1.69%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.69%) Perforce
4 1 (1.69%) ION Trading
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