The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 511 464 394
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -70
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 61 99 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 84 79
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £633 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-7.07% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1792 1874 2060
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -35 33 £556 -5.31% 7
South East -27 13 £325 -23.52% 4
East Midlands 0 8 £350 +60.00% 1
South West -2 4 £313 +13.63% 3
West Midlands -9 2 £301 +27.87% 1
North West -14 1 - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 140 (100.00%) WPF
2 131 (93.57%) C#
3 94 (67.14%) .NET
4 62 (44.29%) MVVM
5 43 (30.71%) WCF
6 39 (27.86%) SQL Server
7 36 (25.71%) SQL
7 36 (25.71%) Front Office
8 35 (25.00%) Banking
9 32 (22.86%) Multithreading
10 31 (22.14%) TDD
11 30 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 29 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (20.71%) Finance
13 27 (19.29%) WinForms
14 24 (17.14%) XAML
15 21 (15.00%) Oracle
16 20 (14.29%) OO
16 20 (14.29%) Investment Banking
17 18 (12.86%) Fixed Income
17 18 (12.86%) Reactive Extensions
18 17 (12.14%) Visual Studio
18 17 (12.14%) T-SQL
19 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (9.29%) LINQ
21 12 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 11 (7.86%) JavaScript
23 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
23 10 (7.14%) Scrum
23 10 (7.14%) Electronic Trading

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (0.71%) MTS
1 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (0.71%) Lync
1 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.86%) MS Access
6 2 (1.43%) KDB
6 2 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (12.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.71%) MSTest
3 7 (5.00%) NUnit
4 6 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (3.57%) Moq
6 2 (1.43%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.71%) FxCop
7 1 (0.71%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.71%) Subversion
7 1 (0.71%) JIRA
7 1 (0.71%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.71%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.71%) NCrunch
General
1 36 (25.71%) Front Office
2 35 (25.00%) Banking
3 29 (20.71%) Finance
4 20 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (100.00%) WPF
2 94 (67.14%) .NET
3 43 (30.71%) WCF
4 30 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 27 (19.29%) WinForms
6 18 (12.86%) Reactive Extensions
7 13 (9.29%) LINQ
8 9 (6.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (6.43%) HTML5
8 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET
8 9 (6.43%) HTML
9 8 (5.71%) XML
9 8 (5.71%) Castle Windsor
9 8 (5.71%) Silverlight
10 7 (5.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.29%) Rendezvous
12 5 (3.57%) Task Parallel Library
13 3 (2.14%) OpenGL
13 3 (2.14%) DirectX
13 3 (2.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) Fixed Income
2 12 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (6.43%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.71%) Derivative
5 7 (5.00%) Equities
6 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.29%) User Experience
6 6 (4.29%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.57%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.57%) Credit Risk
7 5 (3.57%) Physics
8 4 (2.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (2.14%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.71%) Windows
2 3 (2.14%) UNIX
3 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (44.29%) MVVM
2 32 (22.86%) Multithreading
3 31 (22.14%) TDD
4 29 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (14.29%) OO
6 10 (7.14%) Scrum
6 10 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
6 10 (7.14%) BDD
7 9 (6.43%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (6.43%) Low Latency
8 8 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.29%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (3.57%) MVC
11 4 (2.86%) OOD
11 4 (2.86%) Unit Testing
11 4 (2.86%) Business Analysis
11 4 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (2.86%) Analytics
12 3 (2.14%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (2.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (93.57%) C#
2 36 (25.71%) SQL
3 24 (17.14%) XAML
4 17 (12.14%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.86%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.00%) Java
7 6 (4.29%) C++
7 6 (4.29%) VB
8 5 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.86%) VBA
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.71%) F#
10 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) HND
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (15.00%) Oracle
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.71%) Sybase
4 7 (5.00%) DevExpress
5 6 (4.29%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.86%) Typemock
7 3 (2.14%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.71%) eSpeed
8 1 (0.71%) Telerik
8 1 (0.71%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.71%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.71%) Calypso
8 1 (0.71%) Twitter
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