The first table below looks at the demand for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 Glasgow 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 46 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 21 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.81% 2.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £33.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+50.74% -19.76%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
693 792 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.77% 94.51% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 377 364
Average daily rate £325 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.20 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
WPF Developer
Scotland

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF Developer across the Glasgow region.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) WPF
2 30 (90.91%) .NET
3 19 (57.58%) MVVM
4 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
5 15 (45.45%) XAML
6 12 (36.36%) Banking
7 11 (33.33%) WinForms
7 11 (33.33%) Adobe
7 11 (33.33%) OOP
8 10 (30.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (30.30%) Java
8 10 (30.30%) Front Office
9 9 (27.27%) Finance
10 8 (24.24%) Equities
10 8 (24.24%) OO
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) KDB
11 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Blend
12 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (18.18%) SQL
13 5 (15.15%) Animation
13 5 (15.15%) WCF
13 5 (15.15%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (15.15%) UNIX
13 5 (15.15%) Windows
13 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
13 5 (15.15%) Perl
13 5 (15.15%) Photoshop

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
1 5 (15.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) KDB
2 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 12 (36.36%) Banking
2 10 (30.30%) Front Office
3 9 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) WPF
2 30 (90.91%) .NET
3 11 (33.33%) WinForms
4 8 (24.24%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) LINQ
5 5 (15.15%) WCF
5 5 (15.15%) Caliburn.Micro
6 4 (12.12%) Task Parallel Library
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.06%) Flash
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (24.24%) Equities
3 5 (15.15%) Animation
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) UNIX
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) MVVM
2 11 (33.33%) OOP
3 8 (24.24%) OO
4 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
5 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (12.12%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) XAML
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 5 (15.15%) Perl
6 4 (12.12%) C++
6 4 (12.12%) Python
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) ION Trading
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago