The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 219 198 198
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 43 66 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.69% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 2.63% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 34
Median daily rate £390 £369 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £413 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £41.25 £47.50 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +25.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £45.50 £27.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £49.50 £47.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -1.78%
WPF
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2346 2509 2163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.55% 26.20% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1599 1207
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 35 46
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the South East region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WPF
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Surrey +9 17 £425 +6.25% 5
Berkshire +2 10 £350 - 7
Oxfordshire -14 6 £345 -10.09% 3
Kent - 5 £275 - 4
Hampshire +2 3 £363 -9.37% 7
Middlesex -8 2 - -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for WPF.

1 89 (100.00%) C#
2 76 (85.39%) .NET
3 54 (60.67%) SQL Server
4 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (33.71%) MVC
6 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
6 29 (32.58%) SQL
6 29 (32.58%) Windows
6 29 (32.58%) MVVM
7 27 (30.34%) WCF
8 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
9 22 (24.72%) TDD
10 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
10 20 (22.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (20.22%) Multithreading
12 17 (19.10%) Visual Studio
12 17 (19.10%) Degree
13 16 (17.98%) HTML
14 15 (16.85%) T-SQL
15 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
16 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (14.61%) .NET Framework
17 12 (13.48%) Web Development
17 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
17 12 (13.48%) Scrum
17 12 (13.48%) CSS
17 12 (13.48%) OO
17 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (13.48%) jQuery
17 12 (13.48%) SOLID

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (6.74%) IIS
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.12%) CMS
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) DNS
1 5 (5.62%) HTTP
1 5 (5.62%) SSL
1 5 (5.62%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (60.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (19.10%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.11%) Subversion
4 5 (5.62%) Fiddler
5 3 (3.37%) JIRA
5 3 (3.37%) Moq
5 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.37%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.25%) MSTest
6 2 (2.25%) NUnit
6 2 (2.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.12%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (7.87%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Front Office
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (79.78%) Developer
2 50 (56.18%) C# Developer
3 40 (44.94%) WPF Developer
4 36 (40.45%) .NET Developer
5 31 (34.83%) C# WPF Developer
6 25 (28.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (13.48%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Senior WPF Developer
10 5 (5.62%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (4.49%) SQL Developer
11 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Developer
12 3 (3.37%) C# WCF Developer
12 3 (3.37%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (85.39%) .NET
2 27 (30.34%) WCF
3 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
4 16 (17.98%) HTML
5 13 (14.61%) .NET Framework
6 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (13.48%) CSS
6 12 (13.48%) jQuery
7 11 (12.36%) REST
8 10 (11.24%) Entity Framework
8 10 (11.24%) Web Services
9 9 (10.11%) AngularJS
9 9 (10.11%) WinForms
10 8 (8.99%) ADO.NET
10 8 (8.99%) Ajax
10 8 (8.99%) LINQ
11 7 (7.87%) XML
12 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (5.62%) FastCGI
13 5 (5.62%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) NHS
4 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.25%) iPad
4 2 (2.25%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.58%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Android
2 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) MVC
3 29 (32.58%) MVVM
4 22 (24.72%) TDD
5 18 (20.22%) Multithreading
6 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
7 12 (13.48%) OO
7 12 (13.48%) Scrum
7 12 (13.48%) SOLID
7 12 (13.48%) Web Development
8 10 (11.24%) SDLC
9 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.87%) Data Protection
11 6 (6.74%) BDD
12 5 (5.62%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (4.49%) CRM
13 4 (4.49%) OOD
13 4 (4.49%) Project Management
14 3 (3.37%) ITIL
14 3 (3.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
2 29 (32.58%) SQL
3 15 (16.85%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.99%) Java
5 7 (7.87%) PHP
5 7 (7.87%) VB
6 6 (6.74%) Python
6 6 (6.74%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.62%) C++
7 5 (5.62%) Ruby
8 3 (3.37%) VBScript
9 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.25%) XAML
10 1 (1.12%) C
10 1 (1.12%) F#
10 1 (1.12%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) MCITP
2 3 (3.37%) MCTS
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) Telerik
4 3 (3.37%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.12%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.12%) Twitter
5 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago