The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had WPF Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 421 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 92.64% 97.45% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 270 238
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 62 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +53.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £62.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Lancashire region that featured WPF Developer in the job title.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, WPF Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Perforce
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce