The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 29 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.80% 2.54% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 5.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £294 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
WPF
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 142 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.52% 45.08% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 83 99
Median daily rate £350 £339 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.65% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 4 £294 -
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WPF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
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