The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had WPF Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 544 477 506
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +29
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 80 146 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 125 87
Median daily rate £475 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% +1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +8.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +8.86%
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
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -39 52 £525 - 27
South East +20 13 £350 +8.94% 9
North West +14 5 £325 +16.07% 1
South West +11 5 £319 -8.92% 1
East of England 0 2 - - 2
East Midlands -15 1 £383 +6.25%
West Midlands -29 1 £350 +16.66% 2
WPF Developer
UK

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 England region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 152 (100.00%) WPF
2 144 (94.74%) C#
3 120 (78.95%) .NET
4 72 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (39.47%) MVVM
7 50 (32.89%) TDD
8 46 (30.26%) SQL
9 40 (26.32%) Front Office
10 39 (25.66%) WCF
11 38 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 34 (22.37%) Multithreading
13 32 (21.05%) Windows
14 30 (19.74%) Unit Testing
15 29 (19.08%) OO
15 29 (19.08%) Finance
16 28 (18.42%) Banking
16 28 (18.42%) JavaScript
17 27 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (17.11%) Visual Studio
19 25 (16.45%) MVC
20 23 (15.13%) XAML
20 23 (15.13%) Entity Framework
21 22 (14.47%) Microsoft
22 21 (13.82%) WinForms
23 20 (13.16%) Web Services
24 19 (12.50%) Fixed Income
24 19 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
25 18 (11.84%) Scrum
26 17 (11.18%) ASP.NET

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.66%) IIS
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) RMDS
2 2 (1.32%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) Network Security
2 1 (0.66%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (7.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.32%) Big Data
8 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.32%) MySQL
8 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.66%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.66%) MS Access
9 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (17.11%) Visual Studio
3 15 (9.87%) NUnit
4 10 (6.58%) TeamCity
5 9 (5.92%) Subversion
6 6 (3.95%) MSBuild
6 6 (3.95%) TortoiseSVN
7 3 (1.97%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.97%) Rational Robot
8 2 (1.32%) JUnit
8 2 (1.32%) MSTest
8 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.66%) Mockito
9 1 (0.66%) Moq
9 1 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.66%) WiX
General
1 40 (26.32%) Front Office
2 29 (19.08%) Finance
3 28 (18.42%) Banking
4 16 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Back Office
5 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.66%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (100.00%) WPF
2 120 (78.95%) .NET
3 39 (25.66%) WCF
4 38 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 23 (15.13%) Entity Framework
6 21 (13.82%) WinForms
7 20 (13.16%) Web Services
8 17 (11.18%) ASP.NET
8 17 (11.18%) HTML
9 14 (9.21%) NHibernate
10 13 (8.55%) AngularJS
11 12 (7.89%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (7.24%) Reactive Extensions
13 9 (5.92%) REST
13 9 (5.92%) SOAP
13 9 (5.92%) XML
14 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (5.26%) CSS
14 8 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (5.26%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 16 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.55%) Derivative
4 12 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.89%) User Experience
5 11 (7.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (6.58%) Data Structures
7 7 (4.61%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (4.61%) Market Risk
8 6 (3.95%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.95%) Blackberry
9 5 (3.29%) Digital Media
9 5 (3.29%) Equities
9 5 (3.29%) N-Tier
10 4 (2.63%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.63%) Swaptions
11 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.97%) Fintech
11 3 (1.97%) Replication
12 2 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (4.61%) Android
2 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.61%) Windows Phone
3 6 (3.95%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.63%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (39.47%) MVVM
3 50 (32.89%) TDD
4 34 (22.37%) Multithreading
5 30 (19.74%) Unit Testing
6 29 (19.08%) OO
7 25 (16.45%) MVC
8 19 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
9 18 (11.84%) Scrum
10 14 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.21%) OOD
11 11 (7.24%) Electronic Trading
12 9 (5.92%) BDD
12 9 (5.92%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.26%) CQRS
13 8 (5.26%) Load Balancing
13 8 (5.26%) Market Making
13 8 (5.26%) Refactoring
13 8 (5.26%) SDLC
13 8 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 144 (94.74%) C#
2 46 (30.26%) SQL
3 28 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 23 (15.13%) XAML
5 15 (9.87%) C++
6 14 (9.21%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.26%) Java
8 7 (4.61%) VB
9 6 (3.95%) PHP
10 4 (2.63%) Python
11 3 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.97%) VB6
12 2 (1.32%) VBA
12 2 (1.32%) VBScript
13 1 (0.66%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.66%) PhD
2 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) MiFID
2 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.66%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 22 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.87%) Oracle
3 7 (4.61%) DevExpress
4 5 (3.29%) ION Trading
4 5 (3.29%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.63%) Reuters
6 3 (1.97%) Infragistics
6 3 (1.97%) Perforce
7 2 (1.32%) Teradata
8 1 (0.66%) Adobe
8 1 (0.66%) IBM
8 1 (0.66%) Misys
8 1 (0.66%) Sophis
8 1 (0.66%) Sybase
8 1 (0.66%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.66%) Telerik
8 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
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