The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 11 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.78% 17.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 45.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
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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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 41.67% 37.93% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 8
Average daily rate £325 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

WPF
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter