The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 88 79 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -35
Contract jobs citing WPF 6 9 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% 0.69% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 2.65% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 49
Median daily rate £395 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £322 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £390 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
- -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-74.11% +13.33%
WPF
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
364 340 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.11% 26.19% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 204 241
Median daily rate £425 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -51.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £54.70
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 Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Weybridge - 1 £395 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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 Surrey region with a requirement for WPF.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) MVVM
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Telerik
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) MSTest
6 2 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) Data Migration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (50.00%) WPF Developer
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Developer in Test
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Tester
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) SOLID
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Telerik