The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.57% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £34.00
WPF
West Yorkshire

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 Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.29% 9.52% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £355 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET