The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 17 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.11% 0.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Median daily rate £318 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.74% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
258 369 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.05% 25.89% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 207 149
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WPF.

1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) MVC
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 6 (27.27%) LINQ
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) WCF
8 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) MVVM
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
9 4 (18.18%) Investment Management
10 3 (13.64%) XAML
10 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
10 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
10 3 (13.64%) HTML
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) XML
10 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) WPF Developer
5 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) LINQ
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) Middleware
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Fintech
1 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
2 5 (22.73%) MVVM
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) XAML
6 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.55%) Delphi
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
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