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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 63 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.14% 0.29% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 1.96% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £34.00
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
166 102 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.61% 14.83% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 67 65
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) UDDI
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) UDDI
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVVM
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared