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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 115 78 54
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -24
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.21% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.80% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -1.78%
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
299 251 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.55% 26.62% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 151 80
Median daily rate £370 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -42 3 £275 -26.66% 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) XAML
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bower
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks