The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 36 30 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 1 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.41% 0.51% 18.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.56% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 15
Average daily rate
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£225 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
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Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 64 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 33.74% 32.49% 58.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 45 50
Average daily rate £325 £290 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

WPF
Top 8 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL