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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 110 133 95
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -38
Contract jobs citing WPF 22 7 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.88% 0.25% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 0.97% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 35
Median daily rate £325 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £358
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-73.00% +8.66%
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
635 724 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.35% 26.07% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 398 476
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 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 +14 9 £350 +27.27% 6
Essex 0 4 £338 -25.00% 3
Hertfordshire - 4 £325 - 2
Norfolk - 3 £310 - 3
Suffolk - 2 £348 - 2
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 58 (95.08%) .NET
2 57 (93.44%) C#
3 30 (49.18%) .NET Framework
4 27 (44.26%) WCF
5 26 (42.62%) Visual Studio
6 22 (36.07%) Unit Testing
6 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
7 19 (31.15%) MVC
8 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
9 17 (27.87%) SQL
10 15 (24.59%) WinForms
10 15 (24.59%) Windows
10 15 (24.59%) Change Control
10 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (24.59%) Integration Testing
11 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.67%) OO
11 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.67%) LINQ
12 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
13 10 (16.39%) Finance
13 10 (16.39%) MVVM
13 10 (16.39%) DevExpress
14 9 (14.75%) SOA
14 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (13.11%) XAML
16 7 (11.48%) TDD
16 7 (11.48%) jQuery
16 7 (11.48%) Silverlight
17 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (8.20%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
1 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) NUnit
4 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.92%) Moq
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 3 (4.92%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) MorphX
6 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) .NET Developer
3 25 (40.98%) WPF Developer
4 22 (36.07%) C# Developer
5 21 (34.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (29.51%) C# WPF Developer
7 17 (27.87%) Software Engineer
8 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
9 11 (18.03%) C# WCF Developer
9 11 (18.03%) WCF Developer
10 9 (14.75%) ASP Developer
10 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (14.75%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (14.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (14.75%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (14.75%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (14.75%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (14.75%) Senior WPF Developer
10 9 (14.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (95.08%) .NET
2 30 (49.18%) .NET Framework
3 27 (44.26%) WCF
4 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
5 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (24.59%) WinForms
6 12 (19.67%) LINQ
7 7 (11.48%) jQuery
7 7 (11.48%) Silverlight
8 6 (9.84%) HTML
8 6 (9.84%) XML
9 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.56%) CSS
10 4 (6.56%) Lambda Expressions
11 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
11 3 (4.92%) Gherkin
11 3 (4.92%) Web Services
12 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.28%) RESTful
13 1 (1.64%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) SCADA
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
1 22 (36.07%) Unit Testing
2 19 (31.15%) MVC
3 15 (24.59%) Change Control
3 15 (24.59%) Integration Testing
4 12 (19.67%) OO
5 10 (16.39%) MVVM
6 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.75%) SOA
7 7 (11.48%) TDD
8 5 (8.20%) CAD
8 5 (8.20%) Content Management
8 5 (8.20%) CRM
8 5 (8.20%) System Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Web Development
10 3 (4.92%) BDD
10 3 (4.92%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (4.92%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.92%) SDLC
10 3 (4.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) C#
2 17 (27.87%) SQL
3 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) XAML
5 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.28%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) VC++
7 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.64%) Nintex
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS Group
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Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 8 days ago