The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 17 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 4.76% 7.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 14.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Median daily rate £420 £429 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
WPF
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 57 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 44.44% 52.29% 56.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 56 55
Median daily rate £350 £350 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

WPF
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Taunton region with a requirement for WPF.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Line Management
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) NUnit
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Quality Management

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) WPF Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Line Management
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
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