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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 509 411 430
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +19
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 69 158 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 119 116
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £302 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £33.50 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.91% -19.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+17.91% -19.76%
WPF Developer
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -58 44 £575 - 10
South East -3 9 £413 +10.00% 3
East Midlands -4 8 £325 - 1
North West -5 6 £320 +8.84%
Yorkshire -2 1 £325 +44.44% 1
South West -44 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
North East - - - -
WPF Developer
UK

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 153 (100.00%) WPF
2 148 (96.73%) C#
3 103 (67.32%) .NET
4 76 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (42.48%) MVVM
6 59 (38.56%) TDD
7 47 (30.72%) SQL Server
8 40 (26.14%) Banking
9 39 (25.49%) Front Office
10 37 (24.18%) Scrum
11 35 (22.88%) Multithreading
12 32 (20.92%) WinForms
13 31 (20.26%) SQL
14 28 (18.30%) .NET Framework
15 27 (17.65%) Finance
16 25 (16.34%) WCF
16 25 (16.34%) Web Services
16 25 (16.34%) OO
17 23 (15.03%) MVC
18 20 (13.07%) Reactive Extensions
19 18 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 18 (11.76%) XAML
20 17 (11.11%) Investment Banking
20 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
20 17 (11.11%) Unit Testing
20 17 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
21 16 (10.46%) XML
22 14 (9.15%) Windows
22 14 (9.15%) LINQ
23 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (3.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.96%) Apache
3 2 (1.31%) Node.js
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.65%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.65%) Documentum
4 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (1.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) LDAP
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.72%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (3.27%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.61%) OLAP
7 4 (2.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MSTest
2 10 (6.54%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.23%) Subversion
5 5 (3.27%) Moq
6 4 (2.61%) JIRA
6 4 (2.61%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.96%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.96%) NUnit
8 2 (1.31%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Blend
8 2 (1.31%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.65%) Hudson
9 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.65%) NMock
9 1 (0.65%) Build Forge
General
1 40 (26.14%) Banking
2 39 (25.49%) Front Office
3 27 (17.65%) Finance
4 17 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (100.00%) WPF
2 103 (67.32%) .NET
3 32 (20.92%) WinForms
4 28 (18.30%) .NET Framework
5 25 (16.34%) WCF
5 25 (16.34%) Web Services
6 20 (13.07%) Reactive Extensions
7 18 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 16 (10.46%) XML
9 14 (9.15%) LINQ
10 13 (8.50%) HTML
11 12 (7.84%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 12 (7.84%) Silverlight
12 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET
13 10 (6.54%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (6.54%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (5.88%) CSS
15 8 (5.23%) XSLT
15 8 (5.23%) HTML5
16 6 (3.92%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (8.50%) Fixed Income
2 11 (7.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (6.54%) N-Tier
4 9 (5.88%) Equities
5 6 (3.92%) Derivative
5 6 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.92%) User Experience
5 6 (3.92%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.61%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.96%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.96%) Physics
8 2 (1.31%) Replication
9 1 (0.65%) Kinect
9 1 (0.65%) Open Source
9 1 (0.65%) VUI
9 1 (0.65%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.15%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Linux
3 4 (2.61%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.96%) UNIX
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (42.48%) MVVM
3 59 (38.56%) TDD
4 37 (24.18%) Scrum
5 35 (22.88%) Multithreading
6 25 (16.34%) OO
7 23 (15.03%) MVC
8 17 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.84%) BDD
10 10 (6.54%) Low Latency
10 10 (6.54%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (6.54%) Electronic Trading
11 9 (5.88%) Kanban
11 9 (5.88%) SOA
12 8 (5.23%) OOD
12 8 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.58%) OOP
14 6 (3.92%) Algorithmic Trading
15 5 (3.27%) Memory Management
15 5 (3.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 148 (96.73%) C#
2 31 (20.26%) SQL
3 18 (11.76%) XAML
4 13 (8.50%) Java
4 13 (8.50%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.19%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.27%) C++
6 5 (3.27%) VB
7 3 (1.96%) Python
8 2 (1.31%) VBA
8 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.65%) R
9 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.65%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.19%) Sybase
2 11 (7.19%) Oracle
3 4 (2.61%) DevExpress
4 3 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.31%) Informatica
5 2 (1.31%) Telerik
5 2 (1.31%) Syncfusion
6 1 (0.65%) Typemock
6 1 (0.65%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) ESRI
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