The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 62 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.37% 0.24% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.23% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£275 - £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
- -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.85%
WPF
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 81 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 28.62% 19.47% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 48 73
Average daily rate £420 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +12.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

WPF
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - - - - 1
Newport - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
WPF
Wales

WPF
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago