The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - - 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.39 £42.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.22% +14.00%
WPF
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 46 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 17.81% 16.03% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 40
Median daily rate £388 £290 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -25.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Northampton