The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 86 74 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing WPF 6 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% 1.18% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.62% 4.12% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 12
Average daily rate
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£369 £360 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +9.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
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
370 388 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.77% 28.57% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 205 186
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +4 2 £400 +11.49%
Reigate - 2 £338 - 1
Redhill - 1 £400 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Camberley - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - - 3
Leatherhead - - - -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 29 (96.67%) C#
2 28 (93.33%) .NET
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 19 (63.33%) WCF
5 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
7 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 14 (46.67%) CRM
7 14 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
9 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
10 10 (33.33%) MVC
10 10 (33.33%) Web Services
10 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 9 (30.00%) SQL
11 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
11 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (30.00%) Migration
11 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
12 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
14 6 (20.00%) MCTS
14 6 (20.00%) CSS
14 6 (20.00%) HTML
15 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (16.67%) MVVM
16 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SSH
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) CRM Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) WPF Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) WCF
3 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
4 10 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (20.00%) CSS
5 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (13.33%) WinForms
7 4 (13.33%) XHTML
8 3 (10.00%) XML
8 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.67%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) WF
9 2 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
10 1 (3.33%) XSLT
10 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) CRM
3 10 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (30.00%) Migration
4 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) MVVM
7 4 (13.33%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Separation of Concerns
9 2 (6.67%) SOA
10 1 (3.33%) Workflow
10 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.33%) TDD
10 1 (3.33%) B2C
10 1 (3.33%) UML
10 1 (3.33%) OOD
10 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.33%) XAML
5 2 (6.67%) XPath
6 1 (3.33%) VB6
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) Telerik
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle