The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - 10.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
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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
25 51 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 37.31% 31.29% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 15
Average daily rate £372 £335 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.97% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
4 11 (68.75%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
4 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
5 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
5 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (56.25%) BDD
7 8 (50.00%) WF
7 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (50.00%) MVC
8 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) Back Office
11 2 (12.50%) HTML
11 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 2 (12.50%) CSS
11 2 (12.50%) TDD
11 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) System Testing
11 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
11 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (6.25%) Telerik
12 1 (6.25%) WCF
12 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (6.25%) Windows
12 1 (6.25%) Workflow

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) WPF Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 8 (50.00%) WF
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) BDD
5 8 (50.00%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Telerik