The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 363 317 278
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -39
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 56 102 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 93 105
Average daily rate
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£556 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.26% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 - £35.00
WPF Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22031 23293 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 93.24% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15796 16084 13908
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 386 507
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 20 £600 +6.66% 6
Coulsdon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 100 (100.00%) WPF
2 96 (96.00%) C#
3 59 (59.00%) .NET
4 43 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (40.00%) Front Office
6 39 (39.00%) Banking
6 39 (39.00%) TDD
6 39 (39.00%) MVVM
7 36 (36.00%) Finance
8 34 (34.00%) Multithreading
9 29 (29.00%) Reactive Extensions
10 22 (22.00%) SQL
11 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
11 21 (21.00%) WinForms
11 21 (21.00%) WCF
12 20 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 19 (19.00%) Fixed Income
14 18 (18.00%) Scrum
14 18 (18.00%) Investment Banking
15 16 (16.00%) OO
16 15 (15.00%) LINQ
17 14 (14.00%) HTML
17 14 (14.00%) Equities
17 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
17 14 (14.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 13 (13.00%) Mathematics
19 12 (12.00%) Degree
20 11 (11.00%) Electronic Trading
20 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio
21 10 (10.00%) Java

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (3.00%) Apache
2 1 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.00%) KDB
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (9.00%) NUnit
4 7 (7.00%) Moq
5 4 (4.00%) MSTest
6 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (2.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.00%) NSubstitute
8 1 (1.00%) Hudson
8 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.00%) Build Forge
8 1 (1.00%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.00%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.00%) Subversion
8 1 (1.00%) JIRA
8 1 (1.00%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (40.00%) Front Office
2 39 (39.00%) Banking
3 36 (36.00%) Finance
4 18 (18.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (100.00%) WPF
2 59 (59.00%) .NET
3 29 (29.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 21 (21.00%) WinForms
4 21 (21.00%) WCF
5 20 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 15 (15.00%) LINQ
7 14 (14.00%) HTML
8 10 (10.00%) HTML5
9 9 (9.00%) Task Parallel Library
10 8 (8.00%) Web Services
11 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (6.00%) Rendezvous
11 6 (6.00%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
13 4 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (3.00%) Esper
14 3 (3.00%) NEsper
14 3 (3.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 2 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Fixed Income
2 14 (14.00%) Equities
2 14 (14.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (13.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.00%) Hedge funds
4 8 (8.00%) User Experience
4 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.00%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.00%) Credit Risk
6 5 (5.00%) Derivative
7 4 (4.00%) Physics
8 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.00%) Replication
9 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) TDD
2 39 (39.00%) MVVM
3 34 (34.00%) Multithreading
4 18 (18.00%) Scrum
5 16 (16.00%) OO
6 11 (11.00%) Electronic Trading
7 10 (10.00%) Low Latency
8 9 (9.00%) BDD
8 9 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.00%) Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (7.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.00%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (6.00%) OOD
11 6 (6.00%) MVC
12 5 (5.00%) SOA
13 4 (4.00%) Analytics
14 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (3.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 3 (3.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 96 (96.00%) C#
2 22 (22.00%) SQL
3 10 (10.00%) Java
3 10 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.00%) XAML
4 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (2.00%) VBA
7 2 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.00%) C++
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.00%) F#
8 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.00%) Sybase
3 7 (7.00%) TIBCO
4 6 (6.00%) Typemock
5 1 (1.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.00%) Syncfusion
5 1 (1.00%) DevExpress
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Austin Fraser
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £675 per day
Posted: 5 days ago