The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 42 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing WPF 28 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.98% 0.63% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.43% 2.48% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.38 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +11.53%
WPF
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
245 121 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.85% 25.37% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 75 59
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £31.25 £12.30 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.06% -93.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Oxford -4 16 £388 - 3
Abingdon +7 3 £400 +14.28%
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (78.95%) .NET
3 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 14 (36.84%) TDD
6 13 (34.21%) OO
7 12 (31.58%) SQL
7 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 12 (31.58%) OOP
8 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 9 (23.68%) C++/CLI
9 9 (23.68%) C++
10 8 (21.05%) HTML
10 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 8 (21.05%) Perforce
10 8 (21.05%) MVC
10 8 (21.05%) Finance
11 7 (18.42%) WinForms
11 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
11 7 (18.42%) Windows
11 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
11 7 (18.42%) Kanban
12 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
12 6 (15.79%) SDLC
12 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
12 6 (15.79%) OOD
12 6 (15.79%) Refactoring

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 10 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C# Programmer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Programmer
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) WPF Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 8 (21.05%) HTML
4 7 (18.42%) WinForms
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
5 6 (15.79%) WCF
5 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Silverlight
7 4 (10.53%) Web Services
7 4 (10.53%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.63%) HTML5
9 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Social Media
2 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Scrum
3 14 (36.84%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) OO
5 12 (31.58%) OOP
6 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 8 (21.05%) MVC
8 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
8 7 (18.42%) Kanban
9 6 (15.79%) Refactoring
9 6 (15.79%) OOD
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.79%) SDLC
10 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.53%) Open Source
12 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
12 3 (7.89%) MVVM
13 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
13 1 (2.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) C++
3 9 (23.68%) C++/CLI
4 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
1 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Perforce
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Infragistics
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