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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 115 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.092% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.39% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £320 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £375 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £375 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +18.62%
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
523 518 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.01% 23.74% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 329 314
Median daily rate £350 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 16 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gosport - 1 £320 -
Portsmouth - 1 £288 - 1
Southampton - 1 £350 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) VB
5 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (30.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Mechatronics
7 2 (20.00%) Android Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) WPF Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mechatronics
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) UX Design
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (10.00%) Xamarin