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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 504 476 460
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -16
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 110 139 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 113 109
Median daily rate £475 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
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
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -27 62 £475 -18.27% 21
East of England +16 16 £319 -20.31% 7
East Midlands +1 11 £368 +22.50% 1
South East +4 6 £500 +56.86% 13
South West +2 6 £401 -2.72%
West Midlands -16 5 £350 +13.82% 3
North West +7 4 £325 +10.63% 1
WPF Developer
UK

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 172 (100.00%) WPF
2 165 (95.93%) C#
3 133 (77.33%) .NET
4 82 (47.67%) MVVM
5 77 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (40.70%) TDD
7 69 (40.12%) SQL Server
8 51 (29.65%) WCF
9 46 (26.74%) .NET Framework
10 41 (23.84%) Unit Testing
11 40 (23.26%) SQL
12 36 (20.93%) Multithreading
13 33 (19.19%) Front Office
14 32 (18.60%) MVC
14 32 (18.60%) OO
15 31 (18.02%) Dependency Injection
16 30 (17.44%) JavaScript
17 29 (16.86%) Windows
18 27 (15.70%) Banking
18 27 (15.70%) Team Foundation Server
19 26 (15.12%) Entity Framework
20 25 (14.53%) Visual Studio
21 24 (13.95%) XAML
21 24 (13.95%) Scrum
22 22 (12.79%) T-SQL
23 20 (11.63%) WinForms
23 20 (11.63%) Finance
23 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
24 19 (11.05%) HTML
24 19 (11.05%) Web Services

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 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.58%) Confluence
2 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) snoop
2 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (40.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.33%) MySQL
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.58%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.58%) KDB
10 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (14.53%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.30%) NUnit
4 11 (6.40%) TeamCity
5 10 (5.81%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.07%) Subversion
7 6 (3.49%) MSBuild
8 5 (2.91%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (2.33%) MSTest
9 4 (2.33%) NCrunch
9 4 (2.33%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.74%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.74%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.74%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.74%) Rational Robot
10 3 (1.74%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (1.16%) JIRA
11 2 (1.16%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (19.19%) Front Office
2 27 (15.70%) Banking
3 20 (11.63%) Finance
4 12 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.33%) Back Office
7 2 (1.16%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.58%) Games
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (100.00%) WPF
2 133 (77.33%) .NET
3 51 (29.65%) WCF
4 46 (26.74%) .NET Framework
5 26 (15.12%) Entity Framework
6 20 (11.63%) WinForms
7 19 (11.05%) HTML
7 19 (11.05%) Web Services
8 18 (10.47%) AngularJS
9 16 (9.30%) ASP.NET
9 16 (9.30%) NHibernate
10 13 (7.56%) XML
11 12 (6.98%) REST
11 12 (6.98%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (6.40%) CSS
13 9 (5.23%) RESTful
14 8 (4.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 8 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (4.65%) SOAP
14 8 (4.65%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Fixed Income
2 14 (8.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (7.56%) User Experience
4 12 (6.98%) Data Structures
5 11 (6.40%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.81%) Hedge funds
7 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (4.65%) Blackberry
8 8 (4.65%) Derivative
9 7 (4.07%) Fintech
10 5 (2.91%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.91%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.91%) Physics
11 4 (2.33%) Equities
11 4 (2.33%) Swaptions
11 4 (2.33%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
13 2 (1.16%) Replication
13 2 (1.16%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.86%) Windows
2 9 (5.23%) Android
2 9 (5.23%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.65%) Windows Phone
3 8 (4.65%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (1.74%) Linux
4 3 (1.74%) Unix
5 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (47.67%) MVVM
2 77 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (40.70%) TDD
4 41 (23.84%) Unit Testing
5 36 (20.93%) Multithreading
6 32 (18.60%) MVC
6 32 (18.60%) OO
7 31 (18.02%) Dependency Injection
8 24 (13.95%) Scrum
9 15 (8.72%) OOD
10 13 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.98%) BDD
11 12 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.40%) SOA
13 9 (5.23%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (5.23%) Low Latency
14 8 (4.65%) Electronic Trading
14 8 (4.65%) Load Balancing
14 8 (4.65%) Mobile Development
14 8 (4.65%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 165 (95.93%) C#
2 40 (23.26%) SQL
3 30 (17.44%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.95%) XAML
5 22 (12.79%) T-SQL
6 13 (7.56%) C++
7 6 (3.49%) VB
8 5 (2.91%) Java
9 3 (1.74%) Python
9 3 (1.74%) Scala
9 3 (1.74%) VB6
9 3 (1.74%) VBA
10 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.16%) VBScript
11 1 (0.58%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.58%) PHP
11 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.58%) EMIR
2 1 (0.58%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) DevExpress
4 7 (4.07%) Infragistics
4 7 (4.07%) Telerik
5 5 (2.91%) Perforce
6 4 (2.33%) Adobe
6 4 (2.33%) IBM
7 3 (1.74%) Misys
7 3 (1.74%) Sophis
8 2 (1.16%) Calypso
9 1 (0.58%) Charles River
9 1 (0.58%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.58%) Siemens
9 1 (0.58%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.58%) Solace
9 1 (0.58%) Sybase
9 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Suffolk
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Cambridge
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago