Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 23 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 -16 +3
Contract jobs citing WPF 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.65% 0.29% 2.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 1.15% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -17.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £281 £318
90th Percentile £338 £294 £375
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +11.94% -4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 89 87 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 28.71% 25.44% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 41
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £263
90th Percentile £500 £464 £445
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.75 £33.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +37.41% -26.01%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.28 £27.41
90th Percentile £46.00 £49.39 £40.18
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £44.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.56% +4.12% +9.68%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Portsmouth

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Portsmouth

WPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF in Portsmouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WPF in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Telerik
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Telerik