The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.56% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.39% 20.66% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 33
Average daily rate £305 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £593 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 2 £375 -
Daventry - - - - 1
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Programmer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Programmer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) WPF Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ION Trading