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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 516 413 428
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +15
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 67 153 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 115 115
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £33.50 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -19.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £33.50 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £33.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £33.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -18.29%
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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WPF Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 August 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 -57 44 £575 - 11
North West -8 8 £320 +8.84%
East Midlands -5 7 £325 - 2
South East -27 5 £400 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire -1 1 £325 +44.44%
South West - 1 - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
WPF Developer
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WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 158 (100.00%) WPF
2 154 (97.47%) C#
3 103 (65.19%) .NET
4 65 (41.14%) MVVM
5 57 (36.08%) TDD
6 50 (31.65%) SQL Server
7 47 (29.75%) Banking
8 43 (27.22%) Front Office
9 35 (22.15%) Scrum
10 34 (21.52%) Multithreading
11 32 (20.25%) WinForms
12 31 (19.62%) SQL
13 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (16.46%) Finance
15 25 (15.82%) Web Services
16 24 (15.19%) OO
16 24 (15.19%) MVC
17 23 (14.56%) .NET Framework
18 20 (12.66%) XAML
19 18 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (11.39%) LINQ
19 18 (11.39%) WCF
20 17 (10.76%) Reactive Extensions
20 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
21 16 (10.13%) Unit Testing
21 16 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 15 (9.49%) XML
22 15 (9.49%) HTML
22 15 (9.49%) Investment Banking
23 14 (8.86%) Java

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.27%) Node.js
4 1 (0.63%) Documentum
4 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) LDAP
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.43%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.53%) OLAP
7 4 (2.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.33%) MSTest
3 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.06%) Subversion
4 7 (4.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (3.80%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.53%) JIRA
6 4 (2.53%) Moq
7 3 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (1.27%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.27%) NUnit
9 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.63%) Maven
9 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.63%) MSI
9 1 (0.63%) JUnit
General
1 47 (29.75%) Banking
2 43 (27.22%) Front Office
3 26 (16.46%) Finance
4 15 (9.49%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (100.00%) WPF
2 103 (65.19%) .NET
3 32 (20.25%) WinForms
4 25 (15.82%) Web Services
5 23 (14.56%) .NET Framework
6 18 (11.39%) LINQ
6 18 (11.39%) WCF
7 17 (10.76%) Reactive Extensions
8 16 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (9.49%) XML
9 15 (9.49%) HTML
10 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET
10 12 (7.59%) Silverlight
10 12 (7.59%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 11 (6.96%) Unity DI Container
11 11 (6.96%) CSS
12 10 (6.33%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (6.33%) HTML5
13 8 (5.06%) JSON
13 8 (5.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.59%) Fixed Income
2 11 (6.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (6.33%) N-Tier
3 10 (6.33%) Derivative
4 8 (5.06%) Equities
5 5 (3.16%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.16%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.53%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.90%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.90%) Physics
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.27%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.63%) Life Science
9 1 (0.63%) Open Source
9 1 (0.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.23%) Windows
2 7 (4.43%) Linux
3 4 (2.53%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.90%) UNIX
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (41.14%) MVVM
2 57 (36.08%) TDD
3 35 (22.15%) Scrum
4 34 (21.52%) Multithreading
5 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (15.19%) MVC
6 24 (15.19%) OO
7 16 (10.13%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.59%) Kanban
8 12 (7.59%) Low Latency
9 11 (6.96%) SOA
10 10 (6.33%) Electronic Trading
11 9 (5.70%) BDD
12 8 (5.06%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.43%) OOD
13 7 (4.43%) Memory Management
13 7 (4.43%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.80%) Algorithmic Trading
14 6 (3.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 154 (97.47%) C#
2 31 (19.62%) SQL
3 20 (12.66%) XAML
4 14 (8.86%) Java
5 12 (7.59%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.33%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.43%) VB
8 5 (3.16%) C++
9 3 (1.90%) VB6
9 3 (1.90%) Python
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.63%) R
10 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (1.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.96%) Sybase
3 7 (4.43%) DevExpress
4 6 (3.80%) Oracle
5 3 (1.90%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.27%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.27%) Telerik
6 2 (1.27%) Syncfusion
6 2 (1.27%) Informatica
7 1 (0.63%) IBM
7 1 (0.63%) ESRI
7 1 (0.63%) Infragistics
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