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 3 months to 27 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 79 66
Rank change year-on-year -5 -13  
Contract jobs citing WPF 19 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.24% 1.23% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.89% 5.15% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 14
Median daily rate £368 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.52% +41.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 488 369 422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.73% 23.85% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 235 268
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing WPF as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire -8 10 £368 -13.52% 4
Lincolnshire - 8 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
WPF
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WPF.

1 58 (98.31%) C#
1 58 (98.31%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) OO
3 28 (47.46%) WCF
4 23 (38.98%) TDD
5 22 (37.29%) .NET Framework
5 22 (37.29%) MVVM
6 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
7 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (25.42%) Degree
8 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
8 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
8 15 (25.42%) User Experience
8 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
9 14 (23.73%) SQL
9 14 (23.73%) Windows
10 13 (22.03%) XML
10 13 (22.03%) VB
10 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
10 13 (22.03%) SOLID
11 12 (20.34%) DCOM
11 12 (20.34%) HTML
11 12 (20.34%) UML
11 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
11 12 (20.34%) MVC
11 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (18.64%) Oracle
12 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
13 10 (16.95%) Avionics

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 10 (16.95%) ArcGIS
1 10 (16.95%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Link 16
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (16.95%) Avionics
1 10 (16.95%) Military
2 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) C# Developer
3 19 (32.20%) .NET Developer
3 19 (32.20%) WPF Developer
4 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (16.95%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) C# WPF Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
7 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Designer
8 4 (6.78%) UI Developer
8 4 (6.78%) WCF Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (98.31%) .NET
2 28 (47.46%) WCF
3 22 (37.29%) .NET Framework
4 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
4 13 (22.03%) XML
5 12 (20.34%) DCOM
5 12 (20.34%) HTML
6 10 (16.95%) COM
7 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.47%) CSS
7 5 (8.47%) Entity Framework
7 5 (8.47%) Web Services
8 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.08%) jQuery
9 3 (5.08%) LINQ
9 3 (5.08%) Silverlight
10 2 (3.39%) ADO.NET
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.39%) HTML5
10 2 (3.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) EPoS
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) OO
2 23 (38.98%) TDD
3 22 (37.29%) MVVM
4 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (22.03%) SOLID
6 12 (20.34%) MVC
6 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
6 12 (20.34%) UML
7 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
9 8 (13.56%) Scrum
10 6 (10.17%) CRM
11 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.08%) DevOps
13 2 (3.39%) Change Management
13 2 (3.39%) Data Management
13 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
13 2 (3.39%) Front End Development
13 2 (3.39%) ITIL
13 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 13 (22.03%) VB
5 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
6 8 (13.56%) C
7 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.08%) XAML
9 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
1 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
1 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (13.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) MIL-STD-1553
2 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Telerik
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter
4 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
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