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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 70 84 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Contract jobs citing WPF 28 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.79% 0.61% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.59% 2.70% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 14
Average daily rate
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£350 - £306
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
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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
326 333 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.79% 22.44% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 172 164
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 £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 27 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 3 March 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 3 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 16 £400 - 8
Leicestershire - 4 £350 - 7
Derbyshire - 3 £303 - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 51 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (82.35%) .NET
3 32 (62.75%) WCF
4 19 (37.25%) MVVM
5 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
6 16 (31.37%) XML
7 15 (29.41%) Oracle
7 15 (29.41%) HTML
8 14 (27.45%) SQL
9 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (23.53%) OO
9 12 (23.53%) CRM
10 11 (21.57%) PL/SQL
11 10 (19.61%) TDD
11 10 (19.61%) WinForms
12 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
12 9 (17.65%) UNIX
12 9 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
13 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (15.69%) MVC
14 7 (13.73%) Web Services
14 7 (13.73%) Windows
14 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
15 6 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (11.76%) Silverlight
16 5 (9.80%) JSON

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (3.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.96%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.92%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) WPF Developer
3 12 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 10 (19.61%) .NET Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Designer
5 9 (17.65%) Architect
6 4 (7.84%) WinForms Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Silverlight Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Web Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Web Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Designer
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (82.35%) .NET
2 32 (62.75%) WCF
3 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
4 16 (31.37%) XML
5 15 (29.41%) HTML
6 10 (19.61%) WinForms
7 7 (13.73%) Web Services
8 6 (11.76%) Silverlight
8 6 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (9.80%) JSON
9 5 (9.80%) CSS
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (5.88%) XSD
11 3 (5.88%) XSLT
12 2 (3.92%) XHTML
12 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
12 2 (3.92%) DirectX
12 2 (3.92%) SOAP
12 2 (3.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) UNIX
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) MVVM
2 12 (23.53%) OO
2 12 (23.53%) CRM
3 10 (19.61%) TDD
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (15.69%) MVC
6 4 (7.84%) Data Management
7 3 (5.88%) OOP
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) CAD
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.57%) PL/SQL
5 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.84%) XAML
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) C
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) VBScript
9 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
1 3 (5.88%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago