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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 113 117 100
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing WPF 28 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.79% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 2.66% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 18
Average daily rate
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£338 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.38 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +11.53%
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
823 902 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.95% 29.80% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 565 386
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 39
Average hourly rate £37.45 £33.73 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +7.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £21.75 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Cambridgeshire +20 22 £325 - 4
Essex -8 4 £360 -20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -7 2 £356 +8.77% 3
Suffolk 0 1 £475 +31.03% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 31 (91.18%) C#
1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) WCF
3 21 (61.76%) MVC
4 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
5 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
7 15 (44.12%) SQL
8 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
9 13 (38.24%) Entity Framework
10 12 (35.29%) MVVM
10 12 (35.29%) jQuery
10 12 (35.29%) HTML
11 11 (32.35%) LINQ
11 11 (32.35%) Banking
12 9 (26.47%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (26.47%) XML
12 9 (26.47%) Windows
12 9 (26.47%) ADO.NET
13 8 (23.53%) Scrum
13 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (23.53%) Time Management
13 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
14 7 (20.59%) Finance
14 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (17.65%) Pascal
15 6 (17.65%) UML
15 6 (17.65%) Delphi
15 6 (17.65%) HTML5

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) Node.js
1 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
1 1 (2.94%) GSM
1 1 (2.94%) SNMP
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) NUnit
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.94%) ANTLR
5 1 (2.94%) GCC
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
General
1 11 (32.35%) Banking
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) WPF Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) UI Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.94%) GUI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) WCF
3 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
4 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 13 (38.24%) Entity Framework
6 12 (35.29%) jQuery
6 12 (35.29%) HTML
7 11 (32.35%) LINQ
8 9 (26.47%) Razor View Engine
8 9 (26.47%) ADO.NET
8 9 (26.47%) XML
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (17.65%) HTML5
10 6 (17.65%) WF
11 5 (14.71%) CSS
11 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (11.76%) CSS3
12 4 (11.76%) MSMQ
13 3 (8.82%) SOAP
13 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) MVC
2 12 (35.29%) MVVM
3 8 (23.53%) Time Management
3 8 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) UML
6 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.82%) Workflow
8 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.88%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) SDLC
9 1 (2.94%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.94%) Kanban
9 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Delphi
4 6 (17.65%) Pascal
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) XAML
6 2 (5.88%) VB6
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 8583
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Perforce
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