The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing WPF 11 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 1.10% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 3.14% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate
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£413 £308 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £302 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £422 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
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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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
220 223 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.57% 35.17% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 121 163
Average daily rate £388 £313 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -2.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (58.82%) Banking
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) Silverlight
9 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
9 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 4 (23.53%) CSS
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
10 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
10 3 (17.65%) Back Office
10 3 (17.65%) Market Risk
10 3 (17.65%) UX Design
10 3 (17.65%) User Experience
11 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
11 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 2 (11.76%) Android
11 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (11.76%) AngularJS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (58.82%) Banking
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) Silverlight
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) COM+
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
1 3 (17.65%) Market Risk
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
3 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 3 (17.65%) UX Design
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) VB6
4 2 (11.76%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
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