Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 23 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)
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 7.41% 9.38% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Fife median daily rate £538 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.38% - -
Scotland median daily rate £350 £321 £325
% change year-on-year +8.95% -1.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Fife median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Fife with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Fife
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 16 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 59.26% 14.06% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
Fife median daily rate £500 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £309 £295 £181
90th Percentile £564 £338 £435
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Fife median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.85% -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -43.53% +5.25% +1.58%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Fife

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Fife

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Fife region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Dunfermline -5 2 £538 +65.38%
WPF
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Fife region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) XAML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) XAML