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 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 92 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.59% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £295 £260 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -28.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £230 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £420 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +6.66%
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
293 251 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.31% 17.33% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 158 210
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
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 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WPF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Delphi
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) GIS
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) MVVM
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Delphi
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago