The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 June 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)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 34
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 0.49% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.50% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.13 £41.25 £34.38
% change year-on-year +6.96% +20.00%  

WPF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 68 40 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 23.94% 19.70% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 127 179
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £219 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Derbyshire

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) EPoS
2 4 (66.67%) MVVM
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) XAML
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) Telerik
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
4 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) MVVM
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Telerik
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter