The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 62 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.20% - 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£333 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
181 180 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.68% 23.41% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 107 46
Average daily rate £344 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £261 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £485 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) .NET
3 17 (80.95%) MVVM
4 14 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 11 (52.38%) WinForms
7 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (47.62%) XAML
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
8 9 (42.86%) WCF
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) TDD
10 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
11 5 (23.81%) MSTest
11 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (23.81%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (23.81%) BDD
11 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
12 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 3 (14.29%) Windows
13 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
13 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (9.52%) jQuery
14 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
14 2 (9.52%) VCP4
14 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
14 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (9.52%) Moq

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) MSTest
3 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (9.52%) Moq
4 2 (9.52%) NUnit
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) WPF Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) WinForms
3 9 (42.86%) WCF
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (23.81%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) StructureMap
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) MVVM
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) BDD
3 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) XAML
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) VCP4
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Telerik
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