Period
to 17 November 2017

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 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)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 52 49
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -12
Contract jobs citing WPF 16 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.87% 3.44% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 9.48% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 14
Nottingham median daily rate £370 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £336 £308 £319
90th Percentile £410 £488 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £366 £376 £400
% change year-on-year -2.66% -5.94% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £50.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 Nottingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 285 327 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 33.37% 36.25% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 177 156
Nottingham median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £308 £304 £248
90th Percentile £548 £489 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £50.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 17 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for WPF.

1 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) WCF
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) MVVM
6 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Unix
9 2 (12.50%) CRM
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 1 (6.25%) Data Management
10 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
10 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
10 1 (6.25%) SOLID
10 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce

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 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) WPF Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) WCF Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Designer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) WCF
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) CSS
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) MVVM
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) XAML
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin