The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 23 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.82% - 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% - 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
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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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 40 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.41% 31.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 43
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £501 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

WPF
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP