The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 April 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)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 117 124
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7  
Contract jobs citing WPF 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 2.26% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Median daily rate £375 £320 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -2.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £338 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +286.36% -72.50%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 412 487 444
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 21.96% 21.42% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 339 257
Median daily rate £400 £355 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -4.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 10
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.47% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £44.50 £41.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Hampshire

WPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WPF in Hampshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Basingstoke +4 1 - -
Ringwood - 1 - - 1
Romsey - 1 £380 -
Southampton - 1 - - 3
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) UML
4 5 (45.45%) MVVM
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) User Experience
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
6 3 (27.27%) Android
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) LINQ
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) WinForms
8 1 (9.09%) Workflow
8 1 (9.09%) Advertising

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
3 1 (9.09%) git-flow
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (9.09%) NuGet
3 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
4 2 (18.18%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) SignalR
5 1 (9.09%) STL
5 1 (9.09%) Task Parallel Library
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVVM
1 5 (45.45%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
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