The table below looks at the statistics for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 78 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 10 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.80% 0.29% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.31% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £356 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £316 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
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
1173 954 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.54% 92.98% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 463 298
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 96 83
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £28.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF Developer in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 8 - -
High Wycombe - - - -
WPF Developer
South East

WPF Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited WPF Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WPF Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
1 10 (100.00%) MVVM
2 9 (90.00%) XAML
3 8 (80.00%) WinForms
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) TDD
5 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (60.00%) MSTest
5 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (60.00%) BDD
5 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (60.00%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (10.00%) EPoS
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) Finance

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited WPF Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WPF Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (60.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) WinForms
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (60.00%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVVM
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) XAML
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB