The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 38 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.31% 1.72% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £300 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
WPF
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 84 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.44% 18.06% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 26
Median daily rate £345 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £522 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for WPF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) XSD
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) MVVM
6 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) XSD
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft