The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 32 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.39% 0.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 3.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.81%
WPF
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 59 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.77% 23.41% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 35
Average daily rate £325 £260 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

WPF
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) XAML
5 1 (14.29%) OO

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) XAML
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