The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 44 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.27% 0.26% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 1.30% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
- -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-74.11% +13.33%
WPF
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 77 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.98% 19.64% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 41
Median daily rate £420 £339 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.98% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Northampton - 1 - - 2
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft