The table below looks at the statistics for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 37 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.37% 0.68% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.71% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £278 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+17.91% -19.76%
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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 Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
270 280 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 92.78% 95.89% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 155 143
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £178 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 26
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £26.15 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

WPF Developer
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle