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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 78 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing WPF 17 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.36% 0.61% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 2.00% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £349 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -1.78%
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
392 401 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.26% 30.38% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 259 227
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Median hourly rate £46.00 £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 3 £390 -
Redhill - 1 - -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) Multithreading
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) MVVM
7 6 (31.58%) WCF
8 5 (26.32%) SOLID
8 5 (26.32%) BDD
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (21.05%) Web Development
9 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Scrum
10 3 (15.79%) MVC
10 3 (15.79%) OO
10 3 (15.79%) CRM
10 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
10 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
10 3 (15.79%) TDD
10 3 (15.79%) Razor View Engine

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (5.26%) Moq
4 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# WPF Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) WPF Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior WPF Developer
7 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Developer in Test
7 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Developer
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) WCF
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Multithreading
2 7 (36.84%) MVVM
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) BDD
3 5 (26.32%) SOLID
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA