The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 6 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.08% 0.16% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 0.61% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
164 163 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.50% 26.42% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 83 134
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WPF.

1 6 (100.00%) XAML
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) MVVM
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
3 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Flash
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) WPF Developer
3 3 (50.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (33.33%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (33.33%) UX Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Designer
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVVM
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) XAML
2 5 (83.33%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
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