The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 120 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing WPF 11 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.74% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 2.76% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 27
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
676 796 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.08% 26.64% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 489 538
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 31
Median hourly rate £31.27 £38.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the East of England region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the East of England region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

WPF
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 1 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
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £363 +11.53% 2
Essex +8 3 £325 +8.33% 2
Suffolk - 2 £348 -
Hertfordshire +17 1 £375 +5.26% 3
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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 of England region with a requirement for WPF.

1 50 (96.15%) C#
1 50 (96.15%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Framework
3 24 (46.15%) Visual Studio
4 20 (38.46%) WCF
5 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
6 18 (34.62%) Unit Testing
7 15 (28.85%) MVC
8 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
9 13 (25.00%) SQL
9 13 (25.00%) Windows
9 13 (25.00%) LINQ
10 12 (23.08%) MVVM
10 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.15%) WinForms
11 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (21.15%) Change Control
11 11 (21.15%) Integration Testing
12 10 (19.23%) XAML
12 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 10 (19.23%) OO
13 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.46%) Finance
14 7 (13.46%) DevExpress
15 6 (11.54%) Silverlight
15 6 (11.54%) jQuery
15 6 (11.54%) SOA
15 6 (11.54%) TDD
16 5 (9.62%) CRM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) GitHub
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.69%) NUnit
3 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.77%) Moq
4 3 (5.77%) Selenium
4 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.85%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.92%) MorphX
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 25 (48.08%) .NET Developer
3 21 (40.38%) WPF Developer
4 19 (36.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (36.54%) C# Developer
5 16 (30.77%) C# WPF Developer
6 14 (26.92%) Software Engineer
7 10 (19.23%) Senior Developer
8 8 (15.38%) C# WCF Developer
8 8 (15.38%) WCF Developer
9 6 (11.54%) ASP Developer
9 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (11.54%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (11.54%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (11.54%) Senior SQL Developer
9 6 (11.54%) Senior WPF Developer
9 6 (11.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (96.15%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Framework
3 20 (38.46%) WCF
4 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 13 (25.00%) LINQ
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (21.15%) WinForms
7 6 (11.54%) jQuery
7 6 (11.54%) Silverlight
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (9.62%) HTML
8 5 (9.62%) XML
9 4 (7.69%) CSS
9 4 (7.69%) Entity Framework
9 4 (7.69%) Lambda Expressions
9 4 (7.69%) Web Services
10 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
11 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.92%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) User Experience
2 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.85%) iPad
2 2 (3.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
2 18 (34.62%) Unit Testing
3 15 (28.85%) MVC
4 12 (23.08%) MVVM
5 11 (21.15%) Change Control
5 11 (21.15%) Integration Testing
6 10 (19.23%) OO
7 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.54%) SOA
8 6 (11.54%) TDD
9 5 (9.62%) CRM
9 5 (9.62%) System Testing
10 4 (7.69%) CAD
10 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.69%) Web Development
11 3 (5.77%) BDD
11 3 (5.77%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.77%) ERP
11 3 (5.77%) SOLID
11 3 (5.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (96.15%) C#
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) XAML
4 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.92%) VC++
6 1 (1.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.92%) Nintex