The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 42 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 14 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.83% - 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% - 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £294
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 - £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.25 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
WPF
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 137 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.17% 28.78% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 81 44
Average daily rate £375 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £30.00 £25.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 £116.25 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury - 3 £375 - 2
Gloucester - 1 £450 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
4 12 (70.59%) WCF
4 12 (70.59%) MVVM
5 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
6 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
6 10 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
6 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
7 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
8 7 (41.18%) Degree
8 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
8 7 (41.18%) C++
9 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
10 4 (23.53%) ESRI
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) .NET
12 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
12 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
13 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
13 1 (5.88%) LINQ
13 1 (5.88%) Change Management
13 1 (5.88%) XAML
13 1 (5.88%) Infragistics
13 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
13 1 (5.88%) WinForms

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
2 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) WPF Developer
5 3 (17.65%) GUI Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) LESS
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.88%) LINQ
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVVM
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) XAML
4 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) ESRI
3 1 (5.88%) Infragistics
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter
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