The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 98 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 12 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% - 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Median daily rate £325 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.78%
WPF
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
593 409 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.04% 26.49% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 318 293
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.85 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.06% +188.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WPF.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (50.00%) WCF
5 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) NUnit
8 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) TDD
8 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
8 3 (25.00%) WF
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (25.00%) WinForms
8 3 (25.00%) OO
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) Ansible
8 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (25.00%) BDD
9 2 (16.67%) HTML
9 2 (16.67%) SOA
9 2 (16.67%) CSS
9 2 (16.67%) Workflow
9 2 (16.67%) Kanban

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) WF
3 3 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible