The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.90% 0.64% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.71% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.75 - -
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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 32 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.33% 20.51% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 44
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
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 Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Suffolk region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds +7 7 £400 -5.88%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for WPF.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) MVVM
4 14 (66.67%) TDD
5 12 (57.14%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) XAML
7 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (4.76%) MSTest
8 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.76%) Moq
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Asynchronous Programming
8 1 (4.76%) Multithreaded Programming
8 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
8 1 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (4.76%) Linux

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Moq
2 1 (4.76%) MSTest
2 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 15 (71.43%) WPF Developer
3 13 (61.90%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) MVVM
2 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Asynchronous Programming
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) XAML
3 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared