Period
to 14 August 2018

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 6 months to 14 August 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 49 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing WPF 27 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.38% 2.85% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.75% 8.16% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 13
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -13.53% +9.68%
10th Percentile £363 £336 £303
90th Percentile £525 £438 £468
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £368 £375
% change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +354.55% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 277 294 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 34.63% 34.92% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 172 147
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £295
90th Percentile £525 £488 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £41.50 - £42.50
90th Percentile £48.50 - £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +42.86% +120.68%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WPF in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -9 20 £475 +29.25% 8
WPF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) WCF
2 21 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle
4 10 (37.04%) TDD
4 10 (37.04%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) Unix
4 10 (37.04%) CRM
4 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
4 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (37.04%) MVVM
4 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
5 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (22.22%) OO
6 6 (22.22%) WinForms

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Architect
4 9 (33.33%) Designer
4 9 (33.33%) WCF Developer
5 7 (25.93%) WPF Developer
6 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (18.52%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (14.81%) .NET Architect
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
9 3 (11.11%) .NET Designer
9 3 (11.11%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) WCF
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 6 (22.22%) WinForms
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) XSD
6 4 (14.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) CRM
1 10 (37.04%) MVVM
1 10 (37.04%) TDD
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (22.22%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) ArchiMate
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle