The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 27 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 45 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15  
Contract jobs citing WPF 18 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.57% 1.60% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 5.96% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
Median daily rate £368 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £366 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £424 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 168 151 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 42.64% 26.82% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 60 69
Median daily rate £368 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Nottinghamshire

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Nottingham +17 17 £368 - 2
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (88.10%) WCF
3 21 (50.00%) OO
3 21 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 21 (50.00%) MVVM
3 21 (50.00%) TDD
3 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 18 (42.86%) Oracle
5 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
6 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
6 16 (38.10%) SQL
7 15 (35.71%) HTML
7 15 (35.71%) XML
8 11 (26.19%) CRM
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
8 11 (26.19%) Unix
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.90%) Change Management
10 5 (11.90%) Web Services
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL
10 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
10 5 (11.90%) Data Management
10 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.76%) CSS

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) WPF Developer
3 17 (40.48%) .NET Developer
4 11 (26.19%) Architect
5 9 (21.43%) Designer
5 9 (21.43%) WCF Developer
6 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Analyst
8 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
10 3 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
10 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
11 2 (4.76%) Applications Architect
11 2 (4.76%) Software Architect
11 2 (4.76%) Software Designer
12 1 (2.38%) C# Web Developer
12 1 (2.38%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (88.10%) WCF
3 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (35.71%) HTML
4 15 (35.71%) XML
5 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.90%) Web Services
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.38%) CSS3
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 21 (50.00%) MVVM
1 21 (50.00%) OO
1 21 (50.00%) TDD
2 11 (26.19%) CRM
3 5 (11.90%) Change Management
3 5 (11.90%) Data Management
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.38%) Android Development
5 1 (2.38%) Front End Development
5 1 (2.38%) MVC
5 1 (2.38%) Scrum
5 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) VB6
5 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Telerik
3 1 (2.38%) Xamarin