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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 74 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing WPF 32 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.91% 2.59% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.49% 10.26% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 17
Median daily rate £383 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £341
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +9.27%
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
493 390 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.36% 25.21% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 265 230
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +62.50%
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 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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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 +6 21 £383 -10.00% 2
Leicestershire -18 6 £363 +3.57% 1
Derbyshire +5 3 £404 +34.66% 7
Northamptonshire -10 1 - - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WPF.

1 43 (91.49%) .NET
2 42 (89.36%) C#
3 34 (72.34%) WCF
4 23 (48.94%) Oracle
5 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
6 19 (40.43%) SQL
6 19 (40.43%) HTML
7 17 (36.17%) PL/SQL
8 13 (27.66%) OO
8 13 (27.66%) MVVM
8 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
9 12 (25.53%) TDD
10 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
10 11 (23.40%) CRM
10 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (23.40%) Shell Script
10 11 (23.40%) Unix
10 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
11 10 (21.28%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
13 8 (17.02%) XML
14 7 (14.89%) ITIL
14 7 (14.89%) Data Management
14 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (12.77%) Web Services
15 6 (12.77%) MVC
15 6 (12.77%) Change Management
16 5 (10.64%) C++

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 3 (6.38%) CMS
1 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) .NET Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Architect
4 11 (23.40%) WPF Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Designer
6 9 (19.15%) WCF Developer
7 8 (17.02%) C# Developer
8 6 (12.77%) Analyst
8 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) C# WPF Developer
10 3 (6.38%) C# WCF Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (4.26%) Applications Architect
11 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
11 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (4.26%) Software Architect
11 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) .NET
2 34 (72.34%) WCF
3 19 (40.43%) HTML
4 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
4 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.02%) XML
6 6 (12.77%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.13%) Ajax
8 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.13%) CSS
8 1 (2.13%) DCOM
8 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.13%) jQuery
8 1 (2.13%) LINQ
8 1 (2.13%) Middleware
8 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
1 1 (2.13%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Unix
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) MVVM
1 13 (27.66%) OO
2 12 (25.53%) TDD
3 11 (23.40%) CRM
4 10 (21.28%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.89%) Data Management
6 7 (14.89%) ITIL
7 6 (12.77%) Change Management
7 6 (12.77%) MVC
8 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.38%) DevOps
9 3 (6.38%) Migration
10 2 (4.26%) Microservices
10 2 (4.26%) Scrum
10 2 (4.26%) SOLID
10 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 19 (40.43%) SQL
4 17 (36.17%) PL/SQL
5 11 (23.40%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.64%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) MCSD
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.26%) Perforce
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