The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% 2.50% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 12.00% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £625 £494 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.51% -17.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.45% 20.83% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 28
Median daily rate £500 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

WPF
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WPF.

1 2 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Infragistics