Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 30 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.46% 0.51% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.75% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Bath median daily rate £295 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% - -
Somerset median daily rate £343 £318 £363
% change year-on-year +7.87% -12.41% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

WPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 75 57 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 34.72% 29.08% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 43 44
Bath median daily rate £373 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.67% +0.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £244 £275 £254
90th Percentile £451 £423 £438
Somerset median daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year +4.17% -0.69% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bath median hourly rate - £190.00 -
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £122.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year -57.14% +186.55% +22.14%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Bath

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WPF in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bath region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#