Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 17 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 > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 30
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 0.75% 5.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.87% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 12
Leicestershire median daily rate - £350 £350
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £376 £355
% change year-on-year +26.25% +5.99% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 228 214 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 40.43% 39.93% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 117 122
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.77% +5.69% +6.03%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £219
90th Percentile £493 £433 £409
East Midlands median daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.27% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27.53 £40.00 £14.98
90th Percentile £45.60 £40.00 £45.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% +60.00% -33.33%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Leicestershire

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Leicestershire

WPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WPF in Leicestershire