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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 132 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing WPF 13 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 1.05% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £34.38 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.12%
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
943 760 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.06% 25.77% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 520 446
Median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 13
Median hourly rate £13.85 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £35.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.77 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire +11 13 £325 -23.52% 10
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 7 (46.67%) WCF
6 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (20.00%) WF
9 3 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (20.00%) WinForms
9 3 (20.00%) NUnit
9 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (20.00%) HTML
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) BDD
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (20.00%) Ansible
9 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (20.00%) Vagrant
10 2 (13.33%) Kanban
10 2 (13.33%) ERP
10 2 (13.33%) SOA

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) NUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) WPF Developer
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
2 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
2 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) WF
4 3 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
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