The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank - - 57
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - -
WPF Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
570 752 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.05% 96.78% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 450 262
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 11
Average hourly rate £32.75 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.67% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Data Analytics
3 7 (70.00%) Analytics
4 6 (60.00%) High Availability
4 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Derivative
5 5 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (40.00%) User Experience
6 4 (40.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Back Office
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
7 1 (10.00%) Equities
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
7 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (10.00%) LINQ
7 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (50.00%) Derivative
2 5 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (10.00%) Equities
4 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) High Availability
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) Market Making
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle