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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 107 114 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing WPF 12 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.56% 0.23% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 1.19% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 9
Median daily rate £320 £328 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +12.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +6.66%
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
468 419 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.65% 18.87% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 246 313
Median daily rate £360 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 May 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
Portsmouth - 5 £288 -
Gosport - 4 £320 -
Basingstoke - 3 £338 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) MVC
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (31.25%) SDLC
9 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 4 (25.00%) Telerik
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) VB
9 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) git-flow
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) WPF Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) UX Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Android Development
6 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 2 (12.50%) MVVM
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Telerik
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) VMware