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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 352 321 283
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -38
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 57 97 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 87 93
Average daily rate
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£563 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £388 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £720 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £316 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £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
21380 22668 20101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.07% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15411 15612 13455
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 388 555
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.20 £19.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +7 24 £606 +2.10% 2
Coulsdon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 56 (56.00%) .NET
4 41 (41.00%) Banking
4 41 (41.00%) Front Office
5 37 (37.00%) MVVM
6 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (32.00%) TDD
7 32 (32.00%) Finance
8 28 (28.00%) Multithreading
9 26 (26.00%) SQL
10 25 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
11 24 (24.00%) WCF
12 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
13 19 (19.00%) Fixed Income
13 19 (19.00%) WinForms
13 19 (19.00%) Investment Banking
14 17 (17.00%) .NET Framework
15 15 (15.00%) LINQ
15 15 (15.00%) OO
16 14 (14.00%) Scrum
17 13 (13.00%) Equities
17 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
17 13 (13.00%) Oracle
18 12 (12.00%) HTML
18 12 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 12 (12.00%) Degree
18 12 (12.00%) Mathematics
19 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
20 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1 (1.00%) Node.js
1 1 (1.00%) Apache
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%) KDB
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (9.00%) NUnit
3 7 (7.00%) Moq
4 4 (4.00%) MSTest
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.00%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.00%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.00%) Subversion
6 1 (1.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.00%) NSubstitute
General
1 41 (41.00%) Banking
1 41 (41.00%) Front Office
2 32 (32.00%) Finance
3 19 (19.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (100.00%) WPF
2 56 (56.00%) .NET
3 25 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 24 (24.00%) WCF
5 19 (19.00%) WinForms
6 17 (17.00%) .NET Framework
7 15 (15.00%) LINQ
8 12 (12.00%) HTML
9 10 (10.00%) HTML5
10 9 (9.00%) Task Parallel Library
11 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
12 7 (7.00%) Web Services
12 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
13 6 (6.00%) Rendezvous
14 5 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
15 4 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 3 (3.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
17 2 (2.00%) CSS
17 2 (2.00%) JMS
17 2 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Fixed Income
2 13 (13.00%) Equities
3 12 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.00%) Data Structures
4 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.00%) Hedge funds
5 7 (7.00%) User Experience
5 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.00%) Credit Risk
6 5 (5.00%) Derivative
6 5 (5.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.00%) Physics
8 2 (2.00%) Replication
9 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.00%) Blog
9 1 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) MVVM
2 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (32.00%) TDD
4 28 (28.00%) Multithreading
5 15 (15.00%) OO
6 14 (14.00%) Scrum
7 9 (9.00%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (8.00%) Low Latency
8 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.00%) BDD
9 6 (6.00%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (5.00%) OOD
11 4 (4.00%) Analytics
11 4 (4.00%) SOA
11 4 (4.00%) OOP
11 4 (4.00%) MVC
12 3 (3.00%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 96 (96.00%) C#
2 26 (26.00%) SQL
3 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.00%) XAML
5 9 (9.00%) Java
6 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.00%) VB
9 2 (2.00%) C++
10 1 (1.00%) F#
10 1 (1.00%) Perl
10 1 (1.00%) VBA
10 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (13.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.00%) Sybase
3 6 (6.00%) TIBCO
3 6 (6.00%) Typemock
4 2 (2.00%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.00%) Syncfusion
5 1 (1.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.00%) IBM