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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / South East
Rank 201 218 230
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Contract jobs citing WPF 38 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.51% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 2.07% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 20
Median daily rate £400 £355 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £283 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
1977 2177 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.83% 24.88% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1233 1476 1354
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 55
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% +73.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £15.00 £17.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +9 8 £378 +17.96% 15
Kent +8 7 £400 +37.93% 5
Oxfordshire - 7 £550 - 9
Surrey +18 6 £500 +37.93% 1
Berkshire +25 5 £375 -54.54% 5
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £363 -7.05% 9
East Sussex +3 1 - - 2
West Sussex -11 1 - - 2
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 53 (92.98%) C#
2 44 (77.19%) .NET
3 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 25 (43.86%) MVC
4 25 (43.86%) MVVM
5 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
6 21 (36.84%) SQL
7 18 (31.58%) WCF
8 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
9 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
10 13 (22.81%) Windows
10 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (21.05%) HTML
11 12 (21.05%) VB.NET
11 12 (21.05%) LINQ
12 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (19.30%) WinForms
13 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
14 9 (15.79%) Oracle
14 9 (15.79%) XML
14 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
14 9 (15.79%) Android
14 9 (15.79%) NUnit
14 9 (15.79%) Xamarin
15 8 (14.04%) Moq
15 8 (14.04%) Prototyping
15 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (14.04%) CSS

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 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) NUnit
1 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.04%) Moq
3 7 (12.28%) MSBuild
3 7 (12.28%) ReSharper
4 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.77%) Subversion
6 3 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.26%) JIRA
7 2 (3.51%) Axure RP
7 2 (3.51%) MSTest
7 2 (3.51%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.75%) git-flow
8 1 (1.75%) NuGet
8 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (7.02%) Advertising
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 32 (56.14%) C# Developer
3 25 (43.86%) WPF Developer
4 23 (40.35%) .NET Developer
5 17 (29.82%) C# WPF Developer
6 15 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (21.05%) SQL Developer
8 11 (19.30%) WCF Developer
9 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (12.28%) WinForms Developer
11 6 (10.53%) C# WCF Developer
12 4 (7.02%) Xamarin Developer
13 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (5.26%) Development Manager
13 3 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
14 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
14 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
14 2 (3.51%) Senior SQL Server Developer
14 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (31.58%) WCF
4 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (21.05%) HTML
5 12 (21.05%) LINQ
6 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (19.30%) WinForms
7 9 (15.79%) XML
8 8 (14.04%) ADO.NET
8 8 (14.04%) CSS
9 7 (12.28%) Caliburn.Micro
9 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.02%) HTML5
11 4 (7.02%) jQuery
12 3 (5.26%) Ajax
12 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
12 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
12 3 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.02%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) AS400
5 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.75%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Android
3 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) MVC
1 25 (43.86%) MVVM
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
4 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
5 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.04%) Prototyping
6 7 (12.28%) Scrum
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.77%) Low Latency
7 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 4 (7.02%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (7.02%) OO
8 4 (7.02%) SDLC
8 4 (7.02%) Web Development
9 3 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (5.26%) Mobile Development
9 3 (5.26%) OOD
9 3 (5.26%) UML
10 2 (3.51%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) SQL
3 12 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.77%) C++
5 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) XAML
7 2 (3.51%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) VB
8 1 (1.75%) Java
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) VB6
8 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.51%) RedGate
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago