The first table below looks at the demand for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 31 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 Lancashire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.91% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £381
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £33.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+50.74% -18.29%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
388 246 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.58% 89.78% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 107 229
Average daily rate £360 £300 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 39 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £33.45 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
WPF Developer
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WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

WPF Developer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Telerik
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Telerik
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