The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 29 March 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 41 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Contract jobs citing WPF 17 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.79% 1.83% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.41% 6.34% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £368 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £325
% change year-on-year +10.70% +4.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +77.08% -40.00%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 149 142 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 41.97% 28.92% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 55 56
Median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for WPF.

1 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (92.11%) WCF
3 21 (55.26%) TDD
3 21 (55.26%) .NET Framework
3 21 (55.26%) OO
3 21 (55.26%) Dependency Injection
3 21 (55.26%) MVVM
4 16 (42.11%) Oracle
5 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 15 (39.47%) XML
6 14 (36.84%) PL/SQL
6 14 (36.84%) SQL
7 12 (31.58%) HTML
8 9 (23.68%) CRM
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
8 9 (23.68%) Unix
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (13.16%) Degree
9 5 (13.16%) Data Management
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) ITIL
9 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (2.63%) Xamarin

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) .NET Developer
2 16 (42.11%) WPF Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Architect
3 9 (23.68%) WCF Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Designer
5 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) C# WCF Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) C# WPF Developer
10 1 (2.63%) .NET Designer
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Support Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Systems Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (92.11%) WCF
3 21 (55.26%) .NET Framework
4 15 (39.47%) XML
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.16%) Web Services
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.63%) CSS
7 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Dependency Injection
1 21 (55.26%) MVVM
1 21 (55.26%) OO
1 21 (55.26%) TDD
2 9 (23.68%) CRM
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) Data Management
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.63%) Android Development
4 1 (2.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
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