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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 77 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing WPF 21 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.31% 1.50% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 6.12% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 8
Median daily rate £333 £375 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +8.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £160 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -1.78%
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
390 392 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.41% 24.53% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 254 178
Median daily rate £388 £323 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £441 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 18
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.86 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+199.49% -57.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 18 £340 -18.80% 4
Derbyshire +7 1 £313 -16.66%
Leicestershire +3 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WPF.

1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 37 (94.87%) C#
3 30 (76.92%) WCF
4 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
4 22 (56.41%) Oracle
5 21 (53.85%) SQL
6 20 (51.28%) HTML
7 16 (41.03%) PL/SQL
8 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 13 (33.33%) Unix
10 11 (28.21%) CRM
10 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
10 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
11 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
11 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (23.08%) Data Management
13 8 (20.51%) Degree
13 8 (20.51%) Web Services
13 8 (20.51%) ITIL
14 7 (17.95%) OO
14 7 (17.95%) MVVM
15 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
15 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
15 6 (15.38%) TDD
16 5 (12.82%) Change Management
16 5 (12.82%) DevOps
17 4 (10.26%) MVC
18 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (5.13%) CMS
1 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.56%) NUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.56%) French Language
1 1 (2.56%) German Language
1 1 (2.56%) Italian Language
1 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Architect
3 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Designer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Web Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Web Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) WCF
3 20 (51.28%) HTML
4 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
6 8 (20.51%) Web Services
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.69%) CSS
7 3 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.13%) HTML5
8 2 (5.13%) jQuery
8 2 (5.13%) REST
8 2 (5.13%) WinForms
9 1 (2.56%) Ajax
9 1 (2.56%) DOM
9 1 (2.56%) JSON
9 1 (2.56%) LINQ
9 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) CRM
2 9 (23.08%) Data Management
3 8 (20.51%) ITIL
4 7 (17.95%) MVVM
4 7 (17.95%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.13%) OOP
9 2 (5.13%) Scrum
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.56%) ERP
10 1 (2.56%) OOD
10 1 (2.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) PL/SQL
5 11 (28.21%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Java
8 1 (2.56%) F#
8 1 (2.56%) Haskell
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Sitecore