Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 October 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 139 114
Rank change year-on-year -6 -25 +17
Contract jobs citing WPF 18 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.56% 0.22% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 0.76% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 18
Surrey median daily rate £525 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -8.54% +2.50%
10th Percentile £484 £375 £313
90th Percentile £575 £480 £549
South East median daily rate £500 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +35.59% -1.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Surrey median hourly rate - £47.83 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.29% -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £41.25
% change year-on-year -16.37% +15.95% -13.16%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,133 793 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.12% 29.52% 29.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 579 486
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £336 £303
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 24
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25.38 £42.50 £32.73
90th Percentile £53.13 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +12.33%

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in Surrey

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in Surrey

WPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WPF in Surrey

WPF
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Reigate -5 12 £525 +40.00% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £484 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £513 - 2
WPF
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WPF.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
3 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (88.89%) Git (software)
4 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
5 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
5 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
5 13 (72.22%) MVC
5 13 (72.22%) Degree
5 13 (72.22%) SDLC
5 13 (72.22%) SOLID
6 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 12 (66.67%) Finance
6 12 (66.67%) OOD
6 12 (66.67%) OO
6 12 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
6 12 (66.67%) WinForms
7 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (55.56%) WCF
8 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
8 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (50.00%) Statistics
8 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (50.00%) Entity Framework
8 9 (50.00%) MSTest
8 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (50.00%) AngularJS

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
3 9 (50.00%) MSTest
3 9 (50.00%) Ranorex
4 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) MSBuild
5 4 (22.22%) NUnit
5 4 (22.22%) ReSharper
5 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) C# Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Principal Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Principal Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) WinForms
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (55.56%) WCF
5 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 9 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Core
7 4 (22.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Node.js
7 4 (22.22%) REST
7 4 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 13 (72.22%) SDLC
2 13 (72.22%) SOLID
3 12 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
3 12 (66.67%) OO
3 12 (66.67%) OOD
3 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (50.00%) Statistics
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) DevOps
6 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 4 (22.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) XAML
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft