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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 70 79 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing WPF 31 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.76% 1.22% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.13% 4.32% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 18
Average daily rate
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£313 £289 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.22% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £329 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
435 440 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.74% 28.17% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 254 176
Average daily rate £325 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 26 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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 +3 12 £388 +24.00% 8
Leicestershire +9 10 £300 +8.59% 4
Derbyshire - 2 £303 - 1
Northamptonshire -12 1 - - 3
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 50 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (86.00%) .NET
3 35 (70.00%) WCF
4 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.00%) HTML
6 23 (46.00%) SQL
7 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (36.00%) Oracle
9 15 (30.00%) UNIX
9 15 (30.00%) CRM
9 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
10 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (28.00%) PL/SQL
10 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
10 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
11 13 (26.00%) MVVM
12 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 11 (22.00%) WinForms
14 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
15 8 (16.00%) OO
15 8 (16.00%) XML
15 8 (16.00%) TDD
15 8 (16.00%) MVC
16 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
16 7 (14.00%) CSS
17 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
18 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 5 (10.00%) Degree

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Designer
4 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
5 11 (22.00%) C# Developer
6 10 (20.00%) WPF Developer
7 9 (18.00%) AWS Architect
8 7 (14.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Lead Designer
9 4 (8.00%) Lead Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Web Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) WinForms Developer
10 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Web Support Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Silverlight Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) .NET
2 35 (70.00%) WCF
3 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (48.00%) HTML
5 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (22.00%) WinForms
7 8 (16.00%) XML
8 7 (14.00%) CSS
9 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 3 (6.00%) LINQ
11 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
12 2 (4.00%) SOAP
12 2 (4.00%) XHTML
12 2 (4.00%) OpenGL
12 2 (4.00%) DirectX
12 2 (4.00%) REST
13 1 (2.00%) HTML5
13 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
13 1 (2.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.00%) Physics
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) UNIX
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) CRM
2 13 (26.00%) MVVM
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) OO
4 8 (16.00%) TDD
4 8 (16.00%) MVC
5 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (10.00%) Data Management
7 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Change Management
8 2 (4.00%) CAD
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (2.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) SQL
3 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 14 (28.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) XAML
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VBScript
9 1 (2.00%) VB
9 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.00%) Infragistics
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