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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 60 92 75
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -17
Contract jobs citing WPF 11 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.19% 0.067% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 0.31% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 9
Median daily rate £290 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.94% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.14% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
WPF
Scotland

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
270 325 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.16% 21.68% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 190 194
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 6 December 2016.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WPF.

1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) LINQ
6 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) XAML
8 2 (12.50%) Advertising
8 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (12.50%) Middleware
8 2 (12.50%) ETL
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework

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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (18.75%) WPF Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) LINQ
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
4 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) XAML
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (6.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
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