The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 36 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.39% 2.19% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 6.54% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £310 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £34.38 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.12%
WPF
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
100 107 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.61% 33.54% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 71 57
Median daily rate £300 £285 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £375 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft