The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -15.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
85 107 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.29% 30.06% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 61 38
Average daily rate £288 £310 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.25% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WPF
Yorkshire

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 2
WPF
Yorkshire

WPF
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle