The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had WPF Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 33 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 1.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
284 378 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.35% 97.17% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 244 180
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WPF Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WPF Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) SCADA
3 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) XAML
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVVM
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens