The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wakefield region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -15.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.67% 14.29% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £275 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WPF
West Yorkshire

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

WPF
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP .NET Connector
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP .NET Connector
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft