The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 7 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 7.14% - 17.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% - 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
- -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-74.11% +13.33%
WPF
Essex

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 Southend-on-Sea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
11 4 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 78.57% 16.00% 67.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 23
Median daily rate £375 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £450 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 Southend-on-Sea

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

WPF
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) API Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft