The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing WPF 9 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.50% 0.51% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 2.53% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £378 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.96% -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.14% -
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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
417 396 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.95% 20.04% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 270 283
Median daily rate £400 £360 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 11
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.75 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £55.00 £42.00
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 2 - - 5
Portsmouth -14 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Ringwood - 1 - - 1
Romsey - 1 £380 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) MVVM
3 4 (44.44%) User Experience
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Xamarin
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) git-flow
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) NuGet
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (11.11%) SignalR
4 1 (11.11%) STL
4 1 (11.11%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVVM
1 4 (44.44%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) VMware