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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 99 128 95
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Contract jobs citing WPF 31 6 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.23% 0.22% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.11% 0.79% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 29
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £283 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +6.66%
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
607 764 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.14% 27.77% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 426 479
Median daily rate £375 £385 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 33
Median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +7.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 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 +23 17 £333 +20.90% 7
Hertfordshire +16 5 £325 - 1
Essex +8 3 £325 -27.77% 4
Norfolk - 3 £310 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £408 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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 61 (95.31%) .NET
2 60 (93.75%) C#
3 31 (48.44%) .NET Framework
4 29 (45.31%) WCF
5 26 (40.63%) Visual Studio
6 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
8 20 (31.25%) MVC
8 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 18 (28.13%) SQL
10 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (25.00%) WinForms
12 15 (23.44%) Integration Testing
12 15 (23.44%) Change Control
12 15 (23.44%) Windows
13 14 (21.88%) OO
14 13 (20.31%) LINQ
15 12 (18.75%) DevExpress
15 12 (18.75%) Finance
16 11 (17.19%) SOA
16 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
16 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
17 10 (15.63%) MVVM
17 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
18 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
19 8 (12.50%) Financial Institution
20 7 (10.94%) TDD
20 7 (10.94%) XAML
20 7 (10.94%) CAD
20 7 (10.94%) jQuery

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 (7.81%) CMS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
1 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Network Security
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) NUnit
4 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.69%) Moq
4 3 (4.69%) Selenium
4 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.56%) MorphX
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 31 (48.44%) .NET Developer
3 27 (42.19%) WPF Developer
4 24 (37.50%) C# Developer
5 23 (35.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (31.25%) C# WPF Developer
7 19 (29.69%) Software Engineer
8 15 (23.44%) Senior Developer
9 13 (20.31%) C# WCF Developer
9 13 (20.31%) WCF Developer
10 11 (17.19%) ASP Developer
10 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 11 (17.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (17.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (17.19%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 11 (17.19%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (17.19%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (17.19%) Senior WPF Developer
10 11 (17.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (95.31%) .NET
2 31 (48.44%) .NET Framework
3 29 (45.31%) WCF
4 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (25.00%) WinForms
7 13 (20.31%) LINQ
8 7 (10.94%) jQuery
9 6 (9.38%) HTML
9 6 (9.38%) Silverlight
9 6 (9.38%) XML
10 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.25%) CSS
10 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
11 3 (4.69%) Gherkin
12 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.13%) RESTful
13 1 (1.56%) Ajax
13 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
13 1 (1.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) SCADA
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
3 20 (31.25%) MVC
4 15 (23.44%) Change Control
4 15 (23.44%) Integration Testing
5 14 (21.88%) OO
6 11 (17.19%) SOA
7 10 (15.63%) MVVM
8 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (10.94%) CAD
9 7 (10.94%) TDD
10 5 (7.81%) Content Management
10 5 (7.81%) System Testing
11 4 (6.25%) SOLID
12 3 (4.69%) BDD
12 3 (4.69%) CRM
12 3 (4.69%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (4.69%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.69%) SDLC
12 3 (4.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) C#
2 18 (28.13%) SQL
3 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) XAML
5 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) C++
6 1 (1.56%) Java
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.56%) VC++
6 1 (1.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) DevExpress
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.56%) Nintex
Essex
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago