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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 75 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing WPF 12 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.90% 1.81% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 7.06% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £361 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £322 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
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
405 340 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.47% 25.62% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 214 209
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -48.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 2014. 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 +1 3 £375 +3.80%
Reigate - 1 £300 -
Weybridge - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 65 (97.01%) C#
2 64 (95.52%) .NET
3 55 (82.09%) WCF
4 54 (80.60%) SQL Server
5 47 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (70.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (68.66%) Visual Studio
7 44 (65.67%) Scrum
8 33 (49.25%) XML
9 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
10 30 (44.78%) LINQ
10 30 (44.78%) Web Services
11 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (40.30%) Windows
13 24 (35.82%) SQL
14 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (29.85%) Office 365
16 19 (28.36%) SOAP
17 18 (26.87%) REST
17 18 (26.87%) Automated Testing
17 18 (26.87%) Content Management
18 17 (25.37%) QA
18 17 (25.37%) BDD
19 16 (23.88%) Software Testing
19 16 (23.88%) ISEB
20 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
21 14 (20.90%) MVC
22 12 (17.91%) DevOps
23 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET
23 11 (16.42%) SpecFlow

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Office 365
2 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.94%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
1 1 (1.49%) FTP
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (80.60%) SQL Server
2 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.94%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (70.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (68.66%) Visual Studio
3 11 (16.42%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.99%) NUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.49%) MSTest
General
1 6 (8.96%) Publishing
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Developer
2 25 (37.31%) Software Engineer
3 19 (28.36%) .NET Developer
4 18 (26.87%) C# Developer
5 16 (23.88%) Analyst
5 16 (23.88%) Test Analyst
6 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (17.91%) Test Engineer
8 9 (13.43%) QA Analyst
9 7 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (8.96%) Agile Test Analyst
11 5 (7.46%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (7.46%) Tester
11 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
12 4 (5.97%) .NET Software Engineer
13 3 (4.48%) Agile .NET Developer
13 3 (4.48%) WPF Developer
14 2 (2.99%) Agile C# Developer
14 2 (2.99%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (95.52%) .NET
2 55 (82.09%) WCF
3 33 (49.25%) XML
4 30 (44.78%) LINQ
4 30 (44.78%) Web Services
5 19 (28.36%) SOAP
6 18 (26.87%) REST
7 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.93%) XSLT
9 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.46%) WinForms
9 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.97%) CSS
10 4 (5.97%) HTML
11 3 (4.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.99%) HTML5
12 2 (2.99%) Flash
12 2 (2.99%) Ajax
13 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.49%) EPoS
2 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.30%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (65.67%) Scrum
3 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
4 18 (26.87%) Content Management
4 18 (26.87%) Automated Testing
5 17 (25.37%) BDD
6 16 (23.88%) Software Testing
7 14 (20.90%) MVC
8 12 (17.91%) DevOps
9 5 (7.46%) MVVM
9 5 (7.46%) OO
10 3 (4.48%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.99%) Android Development
11 2 (2.99%) SOA
11 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.99%) TDD
12 1 (1.49%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.49%) Scalability Testing
12 1 (1.49%) B2C
12 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) C#
2 24 (35.82%) SQL
3 9 (13.43%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) C
5 2 (2.99%) C++
5 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.49%) XAML
6 1 (1.49%) XPath
6 1 (1.49%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) ISEB
2 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) MathWorks
2 1 (1.49%) Telerik
2 1 (1.49%) Red Gate
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