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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 103 64 87
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Contract jobs citing WPF 13 57 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 2.61% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 8.57% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 32 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £252 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £340 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
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
674 665 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.27% 30.43% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 413 470
Average daily rate £315 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 11
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +143.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 17 September 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 -19 7 £285 -13.96% 19
South Yorkshire +11 5 £310 - 5
North Yorkshire -25 1 - - 7
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
3 16 (84.21%) WCF
4 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) MVC
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (42.11%) Silverlight
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (31.58%) LINQ
8 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 6 (31.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (26.32%) Web Development
9 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) Retail
9 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
10 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) Scrum
10 4 (21.05%) WinForms
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
11 3 (15.79%) XML
11 3 (15.79%) Windows
11 3 (15.79%) OO

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) MSTest
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) WCF
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 8 (42.11%) Silverlight
5 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) LINQ
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) WinForms
9 3 (15.79%) XML
10 2 (10.53%) HTML5
10 2 (10.53%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) CSS
10 2 (10.53%) RESTful
11 1 (5.26%) Ajax
11 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
11 1 (5.26%) CSS3
11 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) MVC
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) XAML
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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