The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 - 70 52
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.00% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
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
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
302 201 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.85% 24.25% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 125 83
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% -55.11%
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in the North East

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

WPF
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Rate: Market Rates - Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago