The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 42 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.54% - 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% - 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£460 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -11.84%
WPF
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 84 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.00% 34.15% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 52 24
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.41% -29.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 1 £475 - 1
WPF
West Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Silverlight
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) iPad
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) SOA

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) C++/C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Silverlight
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft