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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 125 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing WPF 13 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.39% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 1.31% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £308 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £368 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £355 £364
% change year-on-year
-7.04% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.38 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
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
742 687 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.45% 30.03% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 421 312
Average daily rate £330 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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
South Yorkshire -5 10 £325 - 4
West Yorkshire -24 2 £380 +12.59% 11
North Yorkshire - 1 £225 - 2
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) WCF
3 24 (88.89%) C#
4 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
7 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
8 10 (37.04%) OO
9 8 (29.63%) MVC
9 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
9 8 (29.63%) Web Services
10 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
11 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (18.52%) MVVM
12 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
12 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
12 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
13 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (14.81%) Finance
13 4 (14.81%) VB
13 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
14 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
14 3 (11.11%) HTML
14 3 (11.11%) Apache
14 3 (11.11%) VB6
14 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
14 3 (11.11%) WinForms
14 3 (11.11%) jQuery
15 2 (7.41%) Task Parallel Library

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 3 (11.11%) VB Developer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Architect
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) WPF Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) WCF
3 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) WinForms
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (3.70%) REST
9 1 (3.70%) CSS3
9 1 (3.70%) HTML5
9 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
9 1 (3.70%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
3 10 (37.04%) OO
4 8 (29.63%) MVC
4 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) MVVM
6 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) CMMI
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) RUP
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) UML
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.11%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Perforce
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