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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 119 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -8
Contract jobs citing WPF 14 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.52% 1.45% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 4.92% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 14
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.81%
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
811 731 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.05% 29.54% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 478 289
Average daily rate £340 £311 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
West Yorkshire -15 11 £335 +3.87% 20
South Yorkshire +2 3 - - 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 17 (60.71%) MVC
5 17 (60.71%) WCF
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
7 13 (46.43%) Web Services
8 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 10 (35.71%) Scrum
9 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
9 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (32.14%) jQuery
11 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
11 8 (28.57%) CSS
11 8 (28.57%) HTML
12 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (21.43%) XML
13 6 (21.43%) OO
13 6 (21.43%) Finance
14 5 (17.86%) TDD
14 5 (17.86%) Ajax
14 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (17.86%) IIS
14 5 (17.86%) VB
14 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
14 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (14.29%) SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Architect
4 3 (10.71%) VB6 Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior VB Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior VB6 Developer
4 3 (10.71%) VB Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) WCF
3 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 13 (46.43%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (32.14%) jQuery
7 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
8 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (21.43%) XML
10 5 (17.86%) Ajax
11 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
12 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET
13 1 (3.57%) Middleware
13 1 (3.57%) WinForms
13 1 (3.57%) LINQ
13 1 (3.57%) HTML5
13 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) MVC
3 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 6 (21.43%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.14%) MVVM
8 2 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (7.14%) Coaching
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) OOD
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
9 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.57%) CMMI
9 1 (3.57%) RUP
9 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) VB
3 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) XAML
5 3 (10.71%) VB6
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Perforce
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