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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 491 506 395
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -111
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 105 87 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 64 141
Average daily rate £525 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £621 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - -
WPF Developer
UK

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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 63 £588 +6.81% 23
South East +15 13 £330 +0.76% 15
East of England +14 13 £500 +66.66% 1
South West +9 6 £465 +43.07% 3
West Midlands -10 3 £340 - 5
Yorkshire - 3 £300 - 3
North West -17 2 £275 -11.64% 5
East Midlands -18 2 £334 +2.69% 2
WPF Developer
UK

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 262 (100.00%) WPF
2 238 (90.84%) C#
3 198 (75.57%) .NET
4 115 (43.89%) SQL Server
5 98 (37.40%) MVVM
6 93 (35.50%) Finance
7 88 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (33.59%) SQL
8 81 (30.92%) WCF
9 74 (28.24%) Front Office
10 58 (22.14%) TDD
10 58 (22.14%) .NET Framework
11 56 (21.37%) ASP.NET
12 54 (20.61%) Banking
13 53 (20.23%) Microsoft
14 51 (19.47%) OO
15 47 (17.94%) Unit Testing
15 47 (17.94%) Multithreading
16 46 (17.56%) MVC
17 45 (17.18%) Windows
18 42 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
19 39 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
19 39 (14.89%) Electronic Trading
20 33 (12.60%) NUnit
21 31 (11.83%) XAML
22 30 (11.45%) BDD
23 28 (10.69%) Visual Studio
23 28 (10.69%) Entity Framework
24 27 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
24 27 (10.31%) Oracle

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (1.53%) IIS
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) RMDS
2 3 (1.15%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.38%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) Bluetooth
1 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 42 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (4.96%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.67%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.29%) Big Data
8 6 (2.29%) HBase
9 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.53%) MS Access
11 3 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.76%) SQLite
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (12.60%) NUnit
2 28 (10.69%) Visual Studio
3 23 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (6.49%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.82%) MSTest
6 9 (3.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (3.05%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.67%) Moq
8 7 (2.67%) MSBuild
9 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Blend
9 6 (2.29%) Subversion
10 5 (1.91%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.76%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.76%) NMock
13 1 (0.38%) JIRA
13 1 (0.38%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.38%) ProC
13 1 (0.38%) Rational Robot
13 1 (0.38%) ReSharper
General
1 93 (35.50%) Finance
2 74 (28.24%) Front Office
3 54 (20.61%) Banking
4 23 (8.78%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.82%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.05%) Marketing
7 4 (1.53%) Back Office
8 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.76%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (100.00%) WPF
2 198 (75.57%) .NET
3 81 (30.92%) WCF
4 58 (22.14%) .NET Framework
5 56 (21.37%) ASP.NET
6 28 (10.69%) Entity Framework
7 27 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (9.92%) HTML
9 24 (9.16%) WinForms
10 23 (8.78%) XML
11 20 (7.63%) Reactive Extensions
12 18 (6.87%) Unity DI Container
13 17 (6.49%) LINQ
13 17 (6.49%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 15 (5.73%) Web Services
15 13 (4.96%) HTML5
16 12 (4.58%) JSON
17 10 (3.82%) ADO.NET
17 10 (3.82%) SOAP
18 9 (3.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.16%) Derivative
3 22 (8.40%) User Experience
4 20 (7.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (5.73%) Fixed Income
6 12 (4.58%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.82%) Market Risk
7 10 (3.82%) Visualisation
8 8 (3.05%) Clustering
8 8 (3.05%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (2.29%) Equities
10 6 (2.29%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.15%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.15%) Replication
12 2 (0.76%) Blog
12 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.18%) Windows
2 5 (1.91%) Windows Phone
3 4 (1.53%) Android
3 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.15%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.40%) MVVM
2 88 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (22.14%) TDD
4 51 (19.47%) OO
5 47 (17.94%) Multithreading
5 47 (17.94%) Unit Testing
6 46 (17.56%) MVC
7 39 (14.89%) Electronic Trading
8 30 (11.45%) BDD
9 26 (9.92%) Market Making
9 26 (9.92%) Risk Analysis
10 24 (9.16%) Scrum
11 23 (8.78%) SOA
12 20 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.58%) Software Engineering
14 10 (3.82%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (3.82%) Web Development
15 9 (3.44%) Workflow
16 8 (3.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (3.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 238 (90.84%) C#
2 88 (33.59%) SQL
3 31 (11.83%) XAML
4 18 (6.87%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.11%) T-SQL
6 13 (4.96%) Java
7 12 (4.58%) VBA
8 7 (2.67%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.29%) VB
10 4 (1.53%) C++
11 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.15%) VBScript
12 2 (0.76%) F#
13 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.38%) R
13 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (6.49%) Degree
2 6 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) CFA
4 1 (0.38%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) MBA
4 1 (0.38%) MCAD
4 1 (0.38%) MCP
4 1 (0.38%) MCSD
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 53 (20.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.31%) Oracle
3 21 (8.02%) DevExpress
4 7 (2.67%) Telerik
5 5 (1.91%) Reuters
6 4 (1.53%) ION Trading
6 4 (1.53%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.76%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.76%) Perforce
7 2 (0.76%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) FactSet
8 1 (0.38%) Google
8 1 (0.38%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.38%) Murex
8 1 (0.38%) SunGard
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