The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 27 25
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 2.49% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.87% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.22% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -1.78%
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
162 89 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.20% 31.67% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 61 20
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development