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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 94 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 13 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.89% - 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% - 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Median daily rate £325 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -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
592 454 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.52% 28.38% 31.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 337 238
Median daily rate £400 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.04 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.75% +184.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 28 July 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Pair Programming
4 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
4 7 (53.85%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) WF
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) WinForms
7 3 (23.08%) Ansible
7 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
7 3 (23.08%) NUnit
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 3 (23.08%) Workflow

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 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) WPF Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) WF
3 4 (30.77%) WinForms
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Pair Programming
3 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft