Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 22 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 55
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 0.10% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.27% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Sheffield median daily rate - £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.19% +3.23%
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £375 £320
% change year-on-year - +17.19% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 151 371 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 22.30% 38.53% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 273 169
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £573 £538
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.82% +13.33% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Sheffield median hourly rate - £50.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +455.56% -60.44%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +244.83% -42.00%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Sheffield

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Sheffield