The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 June 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 East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing WPF 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.13 £41.25 £34.38
% change year-on-year +6.96% +20.00%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 149 241 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.16% 32.52% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 568 553
Median daily rate £484 £440 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.02% +21.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 8
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF in West Sussex

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for WPF.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) WPF Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 6 (75.00%) WCF Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle