The first table below looks at the demand for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 23 April 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 London 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 356 311 250
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -61
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 53 80 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.36% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.39% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 66 156
Average daily rate £600 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £438 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £349 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22319 20402 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.80% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15512 13818 16636
Average daily rate £425 £445 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 411 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

WPF Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WPF Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

WPF Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 14 £613 +6.52% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 144 (100.00%) WPF
2 140 (97.22%) C#
3 90 (62.50%) .NET
4 74 (51.39%) Banking
5 73 (50.69%) Front Office
6 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 41 (28.47%) MVVM
8 32 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (20.83%) Derivative
10 29 (20.14%) TDD
10 29 (20.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (15.97%) Multithreading
12 21 (14.58%) SQL
13 20 (13.89%) OO
13 20 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (11.11%) MVC
15 14 (9.72%) Java
15 14 (9.72%) Investment Banking
15 14 (9.72%) WCF
16 13 (9.03%) Finance
16 13 (9.03%) Low Latency
17 12 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
17 12 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
18 11 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (7.64%) Scrum
18 11 (7.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 11 (7.64%) BDD
19 10 (6.94%) Rhino Mocks
19 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
19 10 (6.94%) Fixed Income

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.69%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.69%) Documentum
2 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) HTTP
1 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (20.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.39%) DB2
5 2 (1.39%) OLAP
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (5.56%) NUnit
3 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.86%) Moq
4 5 (3.47%) Subversion
5 4 (2.78%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.78%) MSTest
6 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.69%) Maven
8 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.69%) JUnit
8 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.69%) Gradle
8 1 (0.69%) CodeRush
8 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 74 (51.39%) Banking
2 73 (50.69%) Front Office
3 14 (9.72%) Investment Banking
4 13 (9.03%) Finance
5 2 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (100.00%) WPF
2 90 (62.50%) .NET
3 14 (9.72%) WCF
4 12 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (6.94%) WinForms
5 10 (6.94%) Web Services
5 10 (6.94%) .NET Framework
6 9 (6.25%) HTML
7 8 (5.56%) NHibernate
8 6 (4.17%) HTML5
8 6 (4.17%) Silverlight
9 5 (3.47%) LINQ
9 5 (3.47%) CSS
9 5 (3.47%) REST
10 4 (2.78%) Reactive Extensions
10 4 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (2.78%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.83%) Derivative
2 12 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
3 11 (7.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (6.94%) Fixed Income
5 9 (6.25%) Equities
5 9 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.47%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.47%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.08%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.39%) Xbox
8 2 (1.39%) Kinect
8 2 (1.39%) Open Source
8 2 (1.39%) Physics
8 2 (1.39%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.69%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.69%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.94%) Linux
2 6 (4.17%) Windows
3 3 (2.08%) UNIX
3 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.47%) MVVM
2 29 (20.14%) TDD
3 23 (15.97%) Multithreading
4 20 (13.89%) OO
4 20 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.11%) MVC
6 13 (9.03%) Low Latency
7 11 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.64%) Scrum
7 11 (7.64%) BDD
8 9 (6.25%) Memory Management
9 7 (4.86%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 4 (2.78%) Risk Management
12 3 (2.08%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (2.08%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.08%) Electronic Trading
12 3 (2.08%) Kanban
12 3 (2.08%) Refactoring
12 3 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 140 (97.22%) C#
2 21 (14.58%) SQL
3 14 (9.72%) Java
4 9 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.86%) C++
5 7 (4.86%) XAML
6 5 (3.47%) VBA
7 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) F#
8 1 (0.69%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) VB
8 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (6.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.56%) Infragistics
2 8 (5.56%) Oracle
3 4 (2.78%) Sybase
3 4 (2.78%) DataSynapse
3 4 (2.78%) Perforce
4 1 (0.69%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.69%) Tableau
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