The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 Warrington 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 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.70% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.77% 17.50% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 14
Average daily rate £300 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WPF
Cheshire

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

WPF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) OOD
5 4 (50.00%) MCTS
5 4 (50.00%) MCPD
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (50.00%) MCP
5 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) WinForms
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCTS
1 4 (50.00%) MCPD
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft