Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 September 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 81 161
Rank change year-on-year -7 +80 -62
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.12% 0.48% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 1.48% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £500 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +63.64% -26.67%
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £450 £275
% change year-on-year +11.11% +63.64% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 286 270 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.69% 32.57% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 175 421
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.55%
10th Percentile £276 £294 £273
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 23
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £45.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.89% +71.82%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.50 £45.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -21.11% +59.29% +70.31%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Newcastle upon Tyne

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WPF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) OpenID
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OpenID
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#