Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 51 51
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -5
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.18% 0.55% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 3.41% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Derbyshire median daily rate - £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -16.67%
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +28.38% +5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% +10.00%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 90 88 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 15.76% 16.09% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 59
Derbyshire median daily rate £388 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.09% -14.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £306 £262 £275
90th Percentile £450 £472 £440
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Derbyshire median hourly rate £28.65 £9.50 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +201.58% +18.75% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

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 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Web Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA