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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / East Midlands
Rank 61 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing WPF 39 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.61% 2.07% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.94% 7.49% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 13
Median daily rate £350 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.74% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%

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
436 414 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.22% 27.58% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 247 169
Median daily rate £350 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +9 22 £368 -6.07% 3
Leicestershire +5 8 £385 +10.00% 1
Derbyshire +4 6 £316 +5.41% 5
Northamptonshire - 3 - - 3
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 54 (93.10%) C#
2 53 (91.38%) .NET
3 39 (67.24%) WCF
4 23 (39.66%) Oracle
4 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
5 20 (34.48%) TDD
5 20 (34.48%) SQL
6 18 (31.03%) HTML
6 18 (31.03%) PL/SQL
6 18 (31.03%) MVVM
7 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
8 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
8 16 (27.59%) OO
9 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
10 14 (24.14%) Unix
10 14 (24.14%) CRM
10 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (24.14%) Shell Script
10 14 (24.14%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.69%) XML
12 10 (17.24%) MVC
13 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
14 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
14 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (13.79%) Data Management
15 6 (10.34%) Degree
15 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
16 5 (8.62%) Scrum

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 1 (1.72%) CMS
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.45%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Developer
2 26 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 22 (37.93%) WPF Developer
4 16 (27.59%) Architect
4 16 (27.59%) C# Developer
5 14 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Designer
7 11 (18.97%) C# WPF Developer
8 10 (17.24%) WCF Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Analyst
10 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Applications Developer
11 3 (5.17%) C# Application Developer
11 3 (5.17%) C# WCF Developer
11 3 (5.17%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Web Applications Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (91.38%) .NET
2 39 (67.24%) WCF
3 18 (31.03%) HTML
4 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
5 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
6 12 (20.69%) XML
7 5 (8.62%) Web Services
8 4 (6.90%) LINQ
9 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (5.17%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.45%) jQuery
10 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.72%) Ajax
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.72%) CSS
11 1 (1.72%) MSMQ
11 1 (1.72%) React
11 1 (1.72%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.72%) EPoS
1 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
1 1 (1.72%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) TDD
2 18 (31.03%) MVVM
3 16 (27.59%) OO
4 14 (24.14%) CRM
4 14 (24.14%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.24%) MVC
7 8 (13.79%) Data Management
8 5 (8.62%) ITIL
8 5 (8.62%) Scrum
9 4 (6.90%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.17%) BDD
10 3 (5.17%) Migration
10 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.45%) DevOps
11 2 (3.45%) Microservices
11 2 (3.45%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.45%) SOLID
12 1 (1.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (93.10%) C#
2 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
3 20 (34.48%) SQL
4 18 (31.03%) PL/SQL
5 14 (24.14%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) MCSD
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Perforce
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day + expenses (accommodation) 3 month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago