The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 23 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.14% - 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% - 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £375 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 64 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.25% 45.07% 52.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 50
Median daily rate £285 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

WPF
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Angular 2
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Microservices
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) SaaS
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) B2B

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 4 (40.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Angular 2
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Microservices
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#