The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 21 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.17% - 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
WPF
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.81% 27.96% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 9
Average daily rate £325 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Portsmouth region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) UML
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) C++
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) MVVM
7 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (30.00%) User Experience
7 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) Middleware
7 3 (30.00%) Workflow
7 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
7 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (20.00%) XAML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) MVVM
5 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) XAML
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
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