The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 Stockport 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 9.38% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£323 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 46.88% 76.47% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 3
Average daily rate £275 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £280 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £375 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
WPF
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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 11 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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