The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Middlesex region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 26 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.43% - 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.89% 15.02% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 17
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WPF
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WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ArcObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (50.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ArcObjects
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ESRI