The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 106 64 88
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +24
Contract jobs citing WPF 12 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 2.55% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 8.58% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 13
Average daily rate
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£285 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -11.84%
WPF
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
646 664 880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.85% 29.72% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 399 483
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 9
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £26.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +69.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
West Yorkshire -16 8 £285 -15.55% 13
South Yorkshire - 3 - - 5
North Yorkshire -20 1 - - 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 23 (95.83%) C#
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) WCF
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) MVC
5 11 (45.83%) Silverlight
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (25.00%) WinForms
8 6 (25.00%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) OO
9 5 (20.83%) Web Development
9 5 (20.83%) Scrum
9 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.67%) LINQ
10 4 (16.67%) XAML
11 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 3 (12.50%) N-Tier
11 3 (12.50%) CSS
11 3 (12.50%) HTML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.50%) MSTest
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) WCF
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (45.83%) Silverlight
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) WinForms
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (16.67%) LINQ
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (12.50%) HTML
9 3 (12.50%) CSS
9 3 (12.50%) HTML5
10 2 (8.33%) Middleware
10 2 (8.33%) CSS3
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
11 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Content Management
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) MVVM
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) OOD
7 1 (4.17%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) XAML
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 14001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
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