The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.32% -5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £34.38 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.12%
WPF
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 25.32% 16.88% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 11
Median daily rate £310 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Solihull