The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
UK / England
Rank 269 266 268
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing WPF 343 399 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.86% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 2.93% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 281 282
Median daily rate £475 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.74% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 2
Median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +25.00%
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12817 13637 12804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.94% 29.30% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8871 9472 8793
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 248 167
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.32 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in England

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in England

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the England region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in England

WPF
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
London -17 182 £550 -3.08% 61
East of England +18 42 £375 - 11
East Midlands +4 36 £350 -2.09% 14
South East +11 24 £463 +40.15% 39
South West +19 23 £300 -25.92% 9
North West +29 16 £375 +15.38% 18
West Midlands -19 16 £350 +7.69% 13
North East - 4 £318 - 6
WPF
UK

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for WPF.

1 583 (94.49%) C#
2 503 (81.52%) .NET
3 292 (47.33%) SQL Server
4 251 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (35.33%) SQL
6 200 (32.41%) WCF
7 195 (31.60%) TDD
8 193 (31.28%) MVC
8 193 (31.28%) ASP.NET
9 192 (31.12%) MVVM
10 165 (26.74%) JavaScript
11 140 (22.69%) HTML
11 140 (22.69%) Microsoft
12 139 (22.53%) .NET Framework
13 113 (18.31%) Finance
14 107 (17.34%) Banking
15 99 (16.05%) Front Office
16 97 (15.72%) Windows
17 96 (15.56%) OO
18 94 (15.24%) Visual Studio
18 94 (15.24%) ASP.NET Web API
19 92 (14.91%) Multithreading
20 90 (14.59%) Scrum
21 88 (14.26%) ASP.NET MVC
22 83 (13.45%) CSS
23 77 (12.48%) Unit Testing
24 71 (11.51%) Team Foundation Server
25 69 (11.18%) AngularJS
26 67 (10.86%) T-SQL
27 66 (10.70%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in 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 23 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (1.62%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.62%) CMS
3 10 (1.62%) IIS
3 10 (1.62%) NServiceBus
4 9 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.13%) Confluence
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.32%) JBoss
7 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.46%) MS Office
3 7 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.97%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.81%) RMDS
3 3 (0.49%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 48 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.97%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.65%) SaaS
6 3 (0.49%) GitHub
7 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.11%) AMQP
2 4 (0.65%) Internet
2 4 (0.65%) snoop
3 3 (0.49%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.32%) DNS
4 2 (0.32%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.32%) Network Security
4 2 (0.32%) Skype
4 2 (0.32%) SSL
4 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (47.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 31 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.73%) Oracle Database
6 23 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (3.40%) MongoDB
8 19 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (2.27%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (2.11%) MySQL
10 13 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.62%) Power BI
13 10 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.46%) HBase
Development Applications
1 94 (15.24%) Visual Studio
2 71 (11.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (8.75%) NUnit
4 44 (7.13%) Git (software)
5 34 (5.51%) Subversion
6 18 (2.92%) SpecFlow
7 17 (2.76%) Moq
8 16 (2.59%) JIRA
9 13 (2.11%) NCrunch
9 13 (2.11%) ReSharper
10 11 (1.78%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Blend
11 10 (1.62%) Mockito
11 10 (1.62%) StyleCop
12 9 (1.46%) Axure RP
13 7 (1.13%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.13%) Jenkins
14 6 (0.97%) Gradle
14 6 (0.97%) Maven
14 6 (0.97%) MSTest
General
1 113 (18.31%) Finance
2 107 (17.34%) Banking
3 99 (16.05%) Front Office
4 54 (8.75%) Investment Banking
5 26 (4.21%) Advertising
6 22 (3.57%) Back Office
7 14 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.97%) Retail
10 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.32%) Games
10 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) Marketing
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 533 (86.39%) Developer
2 344 (55.75%) C# Developer
3 239 (38.74%) .NET Developer
4 204 (33.06%) WPF Developer
5 160 (25.93%) C# WPF Developer
6 154 (24.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 68 (11.02%) Senior Developer
8 51 (8.27%) SQL Developer
9 42 (6.81%) WCF Developer
10 40 (6.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 40 (6.48%) Software Developer
11 36 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 36 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
12 35 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 35 (5.67%) C# WCF Developer
13 34 (5.51%) Senior .NET Developer
14 33 (5.35%) UI Developer
15 27 (4.38%) JavaScript Developer
16 26 (4.21%) Architect
17 25 (4.05%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (81.52%) .NET
2 200 (32.41%) WCF
3 193 (31.28%) ASP.NET
4 140 (22.69%) HTML
5 139 (22.53%) .NET Framework
6 94 (15.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 88 (14.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 83 (13.45%) CSS
9 69 (11.18%) AngularJS
10 66 (10.70%) Web Services
11 65 (10.53%) Entity Framework
12 62 (10.05%) XML
13 59 (9.56%) WinForms
14 57 (9.24%) HTML5
15 55 (8.91%) jQuery
15 55 (8.91%) LINQ
16 45 (7.29%) REST
17 31 (5.02%) Ajax
17 31 (5.02%) Reactive Extensions
18 29 (4.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.62%) Fixed Income
2 46 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 44 (7.13%) User Experience
4 36 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.38%) Hedge funds
6 23 (3.73%) Derivative
7 22 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 22 (3.57%) Fintech
8 16 (2.59%) Equities
9 15 (2.43%) Data Structures
9 15 (2.43%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (1.94%) Market Risk
10 12 (1.94%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
11 11 (1.78%) Physics
12 9 (1.46%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.30%) Blackberry
14 7 (1.13%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.13%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.97%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 97 (15.72%) Windows
2 26 (4.21%) Android
2 26 (4.21%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.59%) Unix
4 11 (1.78%) Windows 8
5 9 (1.46%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
7 7 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.81%) Linux
9 4 (0.65%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (31.60%) TDD
3 193 (31.28%) MVC
4 192 (31.12%) MVVM
5 96 (15.56%) OO
6 92 (14.91%) Multithreading
7 90 (14.59%) Scrum
8 77 (12.48%) Unit Testing
9 58 (9.40%) Dependency Injection
10 55 (8.91%) Software Engineering
11 46 (7.46%) SDLC
12 45 (7.29%) OOD
13 43 (6.97%) BDD
14 31 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (4.86%) Electronic Trading
16 28 (4.54%) Microservices
17 26 (4.21%) Continuous Delivery
18 23 (3.73%) Asset Management
18 23 (3.73%) Low Latency
19 21 (3.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 583 (94.49%) C#
2 218 (35.33%) SQL
3 165 (26.74%) JavaScript
4 67 (10.86%) T-SQL
5 63 (10.21%) XAML
6 47 (7.62%) C++
7 44 (7.13%) VB.NET
8 35 (5.67%) Java
9 18 (2.92%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.94%) Python
11 12 (1.94%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.78%) VB
12 11 (1.78%) VBA
13 9 (1.46%) Delphi
14 8 (1.30%) VB6
15 6 (0.97%) C
16 5 (0.81%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.65%) Scala
18 2 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (6.97%) Degree
2 18 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.49%) PhD
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.16%) ISEB
5 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.16%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.40%) QA
2 5 (0.81%) Basel III
2 5 (0.81%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.32%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.16%) EMIR
4 1 (0.16%) MiFID
4 1 (0.16%) MISRA
4 1 (0.16%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
1 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 140 (22.69%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.91%) Oracle
3 25 (4.05%) DevExpress
4 17 (2.76%) Xamarin
5 16 (2.59%) TIBCO
6 13 (2.11%) Telerik
7 12 (1.94%) Infragistics
7 12 (1.94%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.46%) Borland
8 9 (1.46%) Embarcadero
8 9 (1.46%) ION Trading
9 8 (1.30%) Perforce
10 6 (0.97%) Reuters
11 5 (0.81%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.81%) Misys
11 5 (0.81%) Sophis
12 4 (0.65%) Adobe
12 4 (0.65%) Calypso
12 4 (0.65%) IBM
13 3 (0.49%) Syncfusion
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