The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.29% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £336 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £34.00
WPF
Scotland

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 Renfrewshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.27% 5.07% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 8
Average daily rate £335 £347 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £320 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £348 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Erskine - 6 £336 -
WPF
Scotland

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) VBScript
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (100.00%) WinForms
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (92.86%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (92.86%) MSI
2 13 (92.86%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) XSD
3 11 (78.57%) Change Management
3 11 (78.57%) Performance Management
4 10 (71.43%) Performance Testing
4 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (71.43%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Web Development
5 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
6 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) C++
6 7 (50.00%) COBOL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MSI
2 7 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Development Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Software Development Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Tools Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) WinForms
2 13 (92.86%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) XSD
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Change Management
2 11 (78.57%) Performance Management
3 10 (71.43%) Performance Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Web Development
5 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 14 (100.00%) VBScript
2 7 (50.00%) C
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) COBOL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) PL/1
2 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) REXX
3 1 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) HP