Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 October 2018 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 121 109
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 -20
Contract jobs citing WPF 18 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.91% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 3.02% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 22
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £488 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +29.57% +7.50%
10th Percentile £356 £328 £300
90th Percentile £535 £534 £488
England median daily rate £550 £525 £455
% change year-on-year +4.76% +15.38% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
England median hourly rate £44.00 £47.67 £42.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +12.15% -0.58%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 882 928 876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.40% 30.01% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 607 540
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.12% +1.47% +13.64%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £263
90th Percentile £546 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +139.81%
10th Percentile £33.63 £22.53 £19.95
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +1.24%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in the East Midlands

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in the East Midlands

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WPF in the East Midlands

WPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WPF in the East Midlands

WPF
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £423 +18.60% 12
Northamptonshire -19 4 £400 -20.00% 3
Derbyshire +7 1 - - 3
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for WPF.

1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) WCF
4 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (27.78%) MVVM
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) Data Management
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
8 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) Unix
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) WinForms
8 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Architect
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Designer
5 3 (16.67%) WCF Developer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
6 2 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) WCF
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (16.67%) WinForms
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
7 1 (5.56%) Spring
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) MVVM
3 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Microservices
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) ArchiMate
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) PLM
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle