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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 83 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +19
Contract jobs citing WPF 9 57 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.66% 3.91% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 14.62% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 49 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £345 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £429 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
354 390 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.86% 26.73% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 245 175
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 £363 -12.12% 1
Reigate - 2 £338 -
Guildford -5 1 £363 +0.69%
Redhill - 1 £400 -
Dorking - 1 £325 -
WPF
South East

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
4 14 (60.87%) WCF
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
7 9 (39.13%) SQL
7 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 9 (39.13%) CRM
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (39.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (39.13%) MVVM
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
10 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
10 6 (26.09%) Web Services
11 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (21.74%) MVC
11 5 (21.74%) Migration
11 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
11 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
11 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
12 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
12 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
13 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
13 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (13.04%) Marketing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.35%) NCrunch
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) C# Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) WPF Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (17.39%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) WCF
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.70%) XHTML
9 1 (4.35%) HTML5
9 1 (4.35%) WF
9 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
9 1 (4.35%) jQuery
9 1 (4.35%) WinForms
9 1 (4.35%) MSMQ
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) CRM
2 9 (39.13%) MVVM
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
4 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) XAML
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCTS
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle