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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 133 112 78
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -34
Contract jobs citing WPF 4 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.55% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 2.06% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 24
Average daily rate £308 £283 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £341 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £34.00
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
833 680 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.61% 26.68% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 439 400
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 2 £345 +22.12% 7
South Yorkshire -16 2 £300 - 3
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) XAML
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
7 2 (15.38%) Ninject
7 2 (15.38%) Caliburn.Micro
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) API Design
8 1 (7.69%) MVVM
8 1 (7.69%) WinForms
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
2 7 (53.85%) WPF Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
2 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Caliburn.Micro
3 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Ninject
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) API Design
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) XAML
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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