The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 115 104
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.23% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.74% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.22% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.13 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +14.23%
WPF
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
500 677 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.83% 30.83% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 428 319
Median daily rate £403 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the West Yorkshire region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WPF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WF
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WF
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft