The first table below looks at the demand for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 487 385 418
Rank change year-on-year
-102 +33
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 83 163 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.38% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 131 116
Average daily rate
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£550 £575 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £50.50 £33.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.74% -21.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £33.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+50.74% -18.29%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
WPF Developer
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WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

WPF Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WPF Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

WPF Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London -65 60 £563 -6.25% 11
East Midlands +3 7 £325 -7.14% 1
North West - 7 £320 - 3
South East -26 5 £413 +10.00%
East of England -25 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +5 1 £325 +44.44%
West Midlands - - - - 2
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WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 165 (100.00%) WPF
2 161 (97.58%) C#
3 115 (69.70%) .NET
4 66 (40.00%) MVVM
5 63 (38.18%) SQL Server
6 56 (33.94%) TDD
7 51 (30.91%) Banking
8 50 (30.30%) Front Office
9 36 (21.82%) Scrum
10 28 (16.97%) MVC
10 28 (16.97%) Multithreading
11 27 (16.36%) OO
12 26 (15.76%) .NET Framework
12 26 (15.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (15.15%) SQL
13 25 (15.15%) Web Services
14 23 (13.94%) Finance
15 22 (13.33%) WinForms
16 18 (10.91%) XAML
17 17 (10.30%) Java
17 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
18 15 (9.09%) HTML
18 15 (9.09%) WCF
18 15 (9.09%) Silverlight
18 15 (9.09%) LINQ
18 15 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
19 14 (8.48%) Unit Testing
19 14 (8.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 13 (7.88%) Reactive Extensions

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) Documentum
3 1 (0.61%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.24%) LDAP
2 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.42%) Big Data
8 4 (2.42%) OLAP
9 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (7.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.27%) MSTest
3 9 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.85%) Subversion
5 7 (4.24%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (4.24%) Moq
6 6 (3.64%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.03%) NUnit
8 4 (2.42%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.42%) JIRA
9 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 3 (1.82%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.21%) StyleCop
10 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.61%) JUnit
11 1 (0.61%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.61%) Build Forge
11 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.61%) Maven
11 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (30.91%) Banking
2 50 (30.30%) Front Office
3 23 (13.94%) Finance
4 13 (7.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (100.00%) WPF
2 115 (69.70%) .NET
3 26 (15.76%) .NET Framework
4 25 (15.15%) Web Services
5 22 (13.33%) WinForms
6 15 (9.09%) HTML
6 15 (9.09%) Silverlight
6 15 (9.09%) LINQ
6 15 (9.09%) WCF
7 14 (8.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (7.88%) XML
8 13 (7.88%) Reactive Extensions
9 12 (7.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 12 (7.27%) ASP.NET
10 11 (6.67%) HTML5
10 11 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (6.06%) CSS
12 8 (4.85%) Castle Windsor
13 7 (4.24%) JSON
13 7 (4.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.27%) Derivative
2 10 (6.06%) Equities
2 10 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (5.45%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.85%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.42%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.82%) Physics
6 3 (1.82%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.21%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.61%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) Open Source
8 1 (0.61%) Xbox
8 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.61%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.06%) Linux
2 9 (5.45%) Windows
3 4 (2.42%) UNIX
4 1 (0.61%) Android
4 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.00%) MVVM
2 56 (33.94%) TDD
3 36 (21.82%) Scrum
4 28 (16.97%) MVC
4 28 (16.97%) Multithreading
5 27 (16.36%) OO
6 25 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.48%) Unit Testing
8 13 (7.88%) Kanban
9 12 (7.27%) SOA
9 12 (7.27%) Low Latency
10 10 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.45%) Electronic Trading
11 9 (5.45%) Memory Management
11 9 (5.45%) BDD
12 7 (4.24%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.64%) OOD
14 4 (2.42%) Domain-Driven Design
14 4 (2.42%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 161 (97.58%) C#
2 25 (15.15%) SQL
3 18 (10.91%) XAML
4 17 (10.30%) Java
5 10 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.24%) VB
7 7 (4.24%) C++
8 3 (1.82%) VB6
8 3 (1.82%) Python
9 2 (1.21%) VBA
10 1 (0.61%) C
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.67%) Sybase
3 8 (4.85%) Oracle
4 7 (4.24%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.82%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.21%) Informatica
6 2 (1.21%) Infragistics
6 2 (1.21%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.21%) Telerik
6 2 (1.21%) Syncfusion
7 1 (0.61%) ESRI
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Up to 320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 15 days ago