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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 80 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Contract jobs citing WPF 5 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 1.72% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 5.25% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +16.12%
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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
334 305 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.72% 32.73% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 182 165
Average daily rate £340 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) WCF
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) MVC
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (30.77%) LINQ
8 4 (30.77%) jQuery
8 4 (30.77%) Web Development
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) OO
9 3 (23.08%) MS Office
9 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
9 3 (23.08%) Web Services
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (23.08%) WinForms
9 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (23.08%) MSTest
9 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 2 (15.38%) MVVM
10 2 (15.38%) BDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) DB2
5 1 (7.69%) OLAP
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.69%) OLTP
5 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) MSTest
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WPF Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) LINQ
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) WinForms
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
9 1 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (7.69%) CSS3
9 1 (7.69%) HTML5
9 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Wiki
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) MVVM
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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