Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 September 2020 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 0 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire - - 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £344
West Midlands median daily rate - £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 8 41 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.70% 22.04% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 63
Median daily rate £308 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +9.59% +8.96%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £270
90th Percentile £481 £458 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.89% -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £23.29
% change year-on-year - +50.31% -15.33%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Staffordshire

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WPF in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for WPF in Staffordshire

WPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WPF in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for WPF in Staffordshire