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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 344 341 296
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -45
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 46 62 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.29% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 78
Average daily rate
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£600 £563 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
20838 21102 20004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.14% 92.91% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14389 14860 13446
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 375 452
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 -4 16 £575 -4.16% 5
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) WPF
2 67 (94.37%) C#
3 44 (61.97%) .NET
4 31 (43.66%) MVVM
5 30 (42.25%) Front Office
6 26 (36.62%) Banking
7 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
8 20 (28.17%) Reactive Extensions
8 20 (28.17%) Multithreading
9 18 (25.35%) Investment Banking
9 18 (25.35%) Finance
10 15 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (19.72%) Fixed Income
11 14 (19.72%) SQL
12 13 (18.31%) Electronic Trading
13 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
13 12 (16.90%) OO
14 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.08%) User Experience
15 9 (12.68%) TDD
15 9 (12.68%) Oracle
15 9 (12.68%) Derivative
15 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (12.68%) WCF
16 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
16 8 (11.27%) Mathematics
16 8 (11.27%) Sybase
16 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
16 8 (11.27%) Scrum

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (4.23%) MTS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.63%) MS Access
6 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) FxCop
2 1 (1.41%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.41%) Moq
2 1 (1.41%) Mockito
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) JUnit
2 1 (1.41%) NUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (42.25%) Front Office
2 26 (36.62%) Banking
3 18 (25.35%) Finance
3 18 (25.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) WPF
2 44 (61.97%) .NET
3 20 (28.17%) Reactive Extensions
4 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
5 9 (12.68%) WCF
6 8 (11.27%) Rendezvous
7 7 (9.86%) WinForms
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
8 6 (8.45%) Silverlight
8 6 (8.45%) LINQ
8 6 (8.45%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.63%) HTML
11 3 (4.23%) Web Services
11 3 (4.23%) RESTful
11 3 (4.23%) HTML5
12 2 (2.82%) SOAP
12 2 (2.82%) jQuery
12 2 (2.82%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (1.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (19.72%) Fixed Income
3 10 (14.08%) User Experience
4 9 (12.68%) Derivative
5 8 (11.27%) Mathematics
6 5 (7.04%) Physics
6 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
6 5 (7.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (5.63%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (4.23%) Equities
8 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
8 3 (4.23%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) UNIX
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) MVVM
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.17%) Multithreading
4 13 (18.31%) Electronic Trading
5 12 (16.90%) OO
6 9 (12.68%) TDD
7 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) OOD
7 8 (11.27%) Scrum
7 8 (11.27%) Low Latency
8 7 (9.86%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.04%) FX Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (7.04%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.63%) Analytics
11 3 (4.23%) SDLC
11 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.23%) MVC
11 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (94.37%) C#
2 14 (19.72%) SQL
3 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
4 6 (8.45%) Java
5 4 (5.63%) VBA
6 3 (4.23%) VB
7 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) XAML
8 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Sybase
3 8 (11.27%) TIBCO
4 4 (5.63%) Bloomberg
4 4 (5.63%) Telerik
4 4 (5.63%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.23%) Tradeweb
5 3 (4.23%) eSpeed
6 1 (1.41%) Syncfusion
6 1 (1.41%) Calypso
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