The table below looks at the statistics for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank - 38 47
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WPF Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 336 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.13% 96.00% 97.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 187 160
Average daily rate £300 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £81 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 56
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WPF Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF Developer across the Leicestershire region.

WPF Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WPF Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle