The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 40 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.90% 0.90% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.22% 3.70% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
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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
134 54 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 36.31% 24.32% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 32 34
Average daily rate £400 £303 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -17.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 22 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) OO
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 9 (40.91%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
8 6 (27.27%) OOP
8 6 (27.27%) TDD
8 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 5 (22.73%) C++
9 5 (22.73%) WinForms
9 5 (22.73%) Perforce
9 5 (22.73%) SDLC
9 5 (22.73%) C++/CLI
9 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
10 4 (18.18%) MVC
10 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
10 4 (18.18%) OOD
11 3 (13.64%) PhD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) WPF Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 5 (22.73%) WinForms
6 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) Ajax
8 1 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) REST
8 1 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
8 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) DTV
1 1 (4.55%) Social Media
1 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) OO
3 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) OOP
5 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
5 5 (22.73%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 4 (18.18%) OOD
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
8 1 (4.55%) Open Source
8 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) MVVM
8 1 (4.55%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 5 (22.73%) C++/CLI
4 5 (22.73%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) PhD
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Perforce
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards