Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 July 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 63 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 -8
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.16% 0.68% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 1.83% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 23
Oxford median daily rate - £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.63% +11.76%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +26.81% -13.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Oxford median hourly rate - £11.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -75.56% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £11.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -76.84% -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 258 219 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 41.15% 37.31% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 164 189
Oxford median daily rate £420 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -0.62% +23.85%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £275
90th Percentile £580 £525 £509
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Oxford median hourly rate £49.50 £21.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.59% +24.29% -56.25%
10th Percentile £43.65 £12.20 £14.25
90th Percentile £53.35 £34.88 £41.75
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +63.64% -12.00% -16.67%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Oxford

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Oxford

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

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6