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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 345 355 276
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -79
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 63 60 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 113
Average daily rate £588 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £388 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - -
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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +28 16 £610 +6.08% 4
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 169 (100.00%) WPF
2 161 (95.27%) C#
3 126 (74.56%) .NET
4 81 (47.93%) SQL Server
5 77 (45.56%) Finance
6 74 (43.79%) Front Office
7 60 (35.50%) MVVM
8 54 (31.95%) Banking
9 53 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (29.59%) SQL
11 42 (24.85%) .NET Framework
12 41 (24.26%) WCF
13 40 (23.67%) Multithreading
14 39 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
14 39 (23.08%) TDD
15 38 (22.49%) Microsoft
16 37 (21.89%) SQL Server 2008
17 35 (20.71%) SQL Server 2012
18 30 (17.75%) Unit Testing
19 29 (17.16%) ASP.NET
20 26 (15.38%) OO
20 26 (15.38%) NUnit
20 26 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
20 26 (15.38%) Market Making
21 25 (14.79%) XAML
22 24 (14.20%) Derivative
23 23 (13.61%) Investment Banking
24 22 (13.02%) Windows
25 21 (12.43%) HTML
25 21 (12.43%) Oracle

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) RMDS
2 3 (1.78%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.59%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (47.93%) SQL Server
2 37 (21.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (20.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.14%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.55%) Big Data
8 6 (3.55%) HBase
8 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.37%) MS Access
9 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.59%) DTS
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (15.38%) NUnit
2 17 (10.06%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.14%) MSBuild
5 7 (4.14%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Blend
7 4 (2.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.78%) MSTest
8 3 (1.78%) Subversion
9 2 (1.18%) Moq
10 1 (0.59%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.59%) JIRA
10 1 (0.59%) NSubstitute
10 1 (0.59%) ProC
10 1 (0.59%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 77 (45.56%) Finance
2 74 (43.79%) Front Office
3 54 (31.95%) Banking
4 23 (13.61%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.73%) Marketing
6 4 (2.37%) Back Office
7 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.59%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (100.00%) WPF
2 126 (74.56%) .NET
3 42 (24.85%) .NET Framework
4 41 (24.26%) WCF
5 29 (17.16%) ASP.NET
6 21 (12.43%) HTML
7 20 (11.83%) Reactive Extensions
8 18 (10.65%) Unity DI Container
9 17 (10.06%) LINQ
10 15 (8.88%) WinForms
11 14 (8.28%) Entity Framework
11 14 (8.28%) Web Services
12 13 (7.69%) HTML5
13 12 (7.10%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (6.51%) XML
15 10 (5.92%) JSON
16 9 (5.33%) RESTful
16 9 (5.33%) SOAP
17 8 (4.73%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Derivative
2 21 (12.43%) User Experience
3 20 (11.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.88%) Fixed Income
5 12 (7.10%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.92%) Market Risk
7 9 (5.33%) Visualisation
8 8 (4.73%) Clustering
8 8 (4.73%) Data Structures
9 7 (4.14%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (3.55%) Equities
11 5 (2.96%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.78%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.78%) Replication
13 2 (1.18%) Blog
13 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.02%) Windows
2 5 (2.96%) Windows Phone
3 4 (2.37%) Android
3 4 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.50%) MVVM
2 53 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (23.67%) Multithreading
4 39 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
4 39 (23.08%) TDD
5 30 (17.75%) Unit Testing
6 26 (15.38%) Market Making
6 26 (15.38%) OO
6 26 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
7 20 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (11.24%) MVC
9 17 (10.06%) BDD
10 12 (7.10%) SOA
11 11 (6.51%) Scrum
12 8 (4.73%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (4.73%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (4.73%) Workflow
13 7 (4.14%) Investment Management
13 7 (4.14%) Web Development
14 6 (3.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (95.27%) C#
2 50 (29.59%) SQL
3 25 (14.79%) XAML
4 13 (7.69%) Java
5 12 (7.10%) VBA
6 11 (6.51%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.37%) C++
9 3 (1.78%) VB
10 2 (1.18%) F#
10 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.59%) R
11 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) CFA
2 1 (0.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 38 (22.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.43%) Oracle
3 10 (5.92%) DevExpress
4 5 (2.96%) Reuters
5 4 (2.37%) ION Trading
5 4 (2.37%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.18%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.18%) Perforce
6 2 (1.18%) VMware
7 1 (0.59%) FactSet
7 1 (0.59%) Google
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.59%) Murex
7 1 (0.59%) SunGard
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Rate: £650 - £700 per day
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