The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 56 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.29% - 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.75% - 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
WPF
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 139 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.62% 19.28% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 72 71
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon - 8 £400 - 6
WPF
South West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) IIS
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) XSD
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) MVVM
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) WPF Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) XSD
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 2 (16.67%) LINQ
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) MVVM
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft