The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 122 136 118
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.046% 0.14% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.46% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £308 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% +8.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
709 865 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.48% 30.29% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 590 437
Median daily rate £400 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Xbox
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) XAML