The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 68 54
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.79% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.63% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 13
Average daily rate
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- £285 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
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West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
546 304 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.87% 30.07% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 210 202
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £170 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 15
Average hourly rate £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds