The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 114 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.96% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
WPF
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
392 521 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.45% 26.60% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 287 321
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 30
Average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Farnborough - 1 £425 - 1
Hook - 1 - -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) MSMQ
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Silverlight
5 5 (50.00%) MVVM
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
7 3 (30.00%) Infragistics
7 3 (30.00%) NetAdvantage
7 3 (30.00%) WinForms
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) CSLA.NET
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (20.00%) VB6
8 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (20.00%) WMI
8 2 (20.00%) Change Management
8 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (20.00%) VMware
8 2 (20.00%) JavaScript

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) NetAdvantage
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 7 (70.00%) MSMQ
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) WinForms
4 3 (30.00%) CSLA.NET
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSD
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVVM
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) REXX
3 2 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WMI
1 2 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Infragistics
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) HP
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