The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Nottinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 39 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing WPF 6 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.61% 6.37% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 19.66% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 0
Average daily rate £300 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
123 117 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 32.98% 32.41% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 60 61
Average daily rate £331 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -14 6 £300 -14.28% 9
Worksop - - - - 1
Mansfield - - - - 1
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) WCF
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
4 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 12 (75.00%) OO
5 11 (68.75%) WinForms
5 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
6 10 (62.50%) SQL
7 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
8 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
9 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
9 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
10 6 (37.50%) TDD
10 6 (37.50%) XSLT
10 6 (37.50%) MVVM
10 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
11 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (31.25%) REST
11 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (31.25%) .NET Remoting
11 5 (31.25%) XPath
11 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
11 5 (31.25%) System Testing
11 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (31.25%) WF
11 5 (31.25%) Workflow
11 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
11 5 (31.25%) OOP

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) MSTest
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) WPF Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) WCF
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) WinForms
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
5 6 (37.50%) XSLT
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Remoting
6 5 (31.25%) WF
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) XSD
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (6.25%) LINQ
8 1 (6.25%) Spring.NET
8 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) MVVM
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (31.25%) System Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Workflow
5 5 (31.25%) OOP
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (6.25%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) XPath
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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