The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had WPF Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 72 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.40% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WPF Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1008 1257 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.73% 95.44% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 573 611
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured WPF Developer in the job title.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF Developer across the Buckinghamshire region.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WPF Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 4 £390 +16.41%
WPF Developer
South East

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, WPF Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
3 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (42.86%) WCF
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum
8 5 (35.71%) Windows
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) OO
9 4 (28.57%) WinForms
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
9 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
9 4 (28.57%) SOLID
9 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
10 3 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (21.43%) Moq
10 3 (21.43%) JIRA
10 3 (21.43%) NUnit
10 3 (21.43%) Subversion
10 3 (21.43%) MSTest
11 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
11 2 (14.29%) NHibernate

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
1 3 (21.43%) Moq
1 3 (21.43%) MSTest
1 3 (21.43%) NUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 4 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
4 2 (14.29%) StructureMap
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVVM
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) SOLID
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) CRM
8 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (7.14%) ERP
8 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (7.14%) MVC
8 1 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft