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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 466 371 408
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +37
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 83 172 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 137 118
Average daily rate
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£538 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £365 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
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 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+50.74% -19.76%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44116 42244 48390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.58% 92.72% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27385 25207 27560
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 2011 2466
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
WPF Developer
UK

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 11 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 11 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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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 -77 59 £550 -8.33% 13
North West - 7 £320 - 1
East Midlands +2 6 £315 -10.00%
South East -38 5 £413 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire -1 1 £325 +44.44%
West Midlands - - - -
WPF Developer
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WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 176 (100.00%) WPF
2 172 (97.73%) C#
3 122 (69.32%) .NET
4 68 (38.64%) MVVM
5 67 (38.07%) SQL Server
6 61 (34.66%) Banking
7 57 (32.39%) TDD
8 55 (31.25%) Front Office
9 33 (18.75%) Scrum
10 31 (17.61%) Multithreading
11 29 (16.48%) MVC
12 28 (15.91%) .NET Framework
12 28 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (15.34%) OO
14 26 (14.77%) WinForms
15 23 (13.07%) SQL
16 22 (12.50%) Web Services
16 22 (12.50%) Finance
17 19 (10.80%) Java
18 17 (9.66%) HTML
18 17 (9.66%) XAML
18 17 (9.66%) Investment Banking
18 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (9.09%) Low Latency
19 16 (9.09%) Silverlight
19 16 (9.09%) Derivative
19 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
20 15 (8.52%) LINQ
20 15 (8.52%) WCF

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (5.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.57%) Documentum
3 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.84%) LDAP
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (38.07%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.27%) Big Data
7 4 (2.27%) OLAP
8 2 (1.14%) DB2
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.25%) MSTest
3 9 (5.11%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (3.98%) Moq
5 7 (3.98%) Subversion
6 6 (3.41%) NUnit
7 5 (2.84%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.27%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.70%) JIRA
9 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.57%) JUnit
11 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.57%) Build Forge
11 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.57%) Maven
11 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.57%) IntelliJ
General
1 61 (34.66%) Banking
2 55 (31.25%) Front Office
3 22 (12.50%) Finance
4 17 (9.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (100.00%) WPF
2 122 (69.32%) .NET
3 28 (15.91%) .NET Framework
4 26 (14.77%) WinForms
5 22 (12.50%) Web Services
6 17 (9.66%) HTML
7 16 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 15 (8.52%) LINQ
8 15 (8.52%) WCF
9 14 (7.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (7.39%) HTML5
10 13 (7.39%) ASP.NET
11 11 (6.25%) XML
11 11 (6.25%) CSS
11 11 (6.25%) Reactive Extensions
12 9 (5.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 9 (5.11%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (3.98%) Castle Windsor
14 6 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (3.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.09%) Derivative
2 14 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 9 (5.11%) Equities
5 7 (3.98%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (3.41%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.84%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.27%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.70%) Physics
9 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.70%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.14%) Open Source
10 2 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.14%) Kinect
10 2 (1.14%) Xbox
11 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.25%) Linux
2 9 (5.11%) Windows
3 5 (2.84%) UNIX
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (38.64%) MVVM
2 57 (32.39%) TDD
3 33 (18.75%) Scrum
4 31 (17.61%) Multithreading
5 29 (16.48%) MVC
6 27 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (15.34%) OO
7 16 (9.09%) Low Latency
8 12 (6.82%) Kanban
8 12 (6.82%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.25%) SOA
9 11 (6.25%) Memory Management
9 11 (6.25%) BDD
10 10 (5.68%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.68%) Electronic Trading
11 8 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.41%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (3.41%) OOD
13 4 (2.27%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 172 (97.73%) C#
2 23 (13.07%) SQL
3 19 (10.80%) Java
4 17 (9.66%) XAML
5 10 (5.68%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.98%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.98%) VB
7 6 (3.41%) C++
8 3 (1.70%) VB6
8 3 (1.70%) VBA
8 3 (1.70%) Python
9 1 (0.57%) C
9 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (1.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.68%) Sybase
3 8 (4.55%) Oracle
4 6 (3.41%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.70%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.70%) Infragistics
6 2 (1.14%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.14%) Telerik
6 2 (1.14%) Informatica
7 1 (0.57%) Syncfusion
7 1 (0.57%) ESRI
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Up to 320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago