The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 38 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.92% - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 39.69% 38.11% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 83 64
Median daily rate £475 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £49.50 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.37% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for WPF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) XAML
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (25.00%) MSTest
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) WCF Developer
4 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) XAML
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin