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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 59 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing WPF 12 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.70% 0.94% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.24% 3.52% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £288 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £298 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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%
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
229 142 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.53% 26.79% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 86 103
Average daily rate £400 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £413 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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 -13 6 £406 +35.41% 4
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 36 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (77.78%) .NET
3 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (47.22%) Scrum
5 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 13 (36.11%) OO
6 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 12 (33.33%) OOP
7 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 11 (30.56%) SQL
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
9 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.00%) C++
10 9 (25.00%) C++/CLI
11 8 (22.22%) HTML
11 8 (22.22%) Windows
11 8 (22.22%) CSS
11 8 (22.22%) Finance
11 8 (22.22%) WinForms
11 8 (22.22%) Perforce
12 7 (19.44%) MVC
12 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
12 7 (19.44%) Kanban
13 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (16.67%) Refactoring
13 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 6 (16.67%) SDLC
13 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
13 6 (16.67%) OOD
14 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Programmer
6 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# Programmer
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) WinForms
3 8 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.11%) WCF
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.56%) REST
8 2 (5.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (2.78%) HTML5
9 1 (2.78%) Ajax
9 1 (2.78%) XML
9 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Scrum
3 13 (36.11%) OO
4 12 (33.33%) OOP
5 11 (30.56%) TDD
6 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
7 7 (19.44%) MVC
7 7 (19.44%) Kanban
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.67%) SDLC
8 6 (16.67%) OOD
8 6 (16.67%) Refactoring
9 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
9 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.56%) MVVM
11 2 (5.56%) Open Source
12 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
12 1 (2.78%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) C++/CLI
3 9 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) IronPython
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) PhD
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.78%) Infragistics
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