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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 342 350 285
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -65
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 65 58 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.25% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 111
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £669 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +50.74%
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
21729 21904 22439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.22% 92.87% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15292 15039 15272
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 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 356 405 473
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -6 20 £625 +8.69% 4
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 103 (100.00%) WPF
2 97 (94.17%) C#
3 71 (68.93%) .NET
4 50 (48.54%) MVVM
5 43 (41.75%) Front Office
6 41 (39.81%) Banking
7 40 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (33.98%) SQL Server
9 26 (25.24%) Multithreading
10 25 (24.27%) SQL
11 24 (23.30%) Investment Banking
12 23 (22.33%) Finance
12 23 (22.33%) Reactive Extensions
13 20 (19.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 19 (18.45%) Fixed Income
15 18 (17.48%) WCF
16 17 (16.50%) Unity DI Container
16 17 (16.50%) TDD
16 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
17 16 (15.53%) Dependency Injection
18 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (12.62%) Electronic Trading
18 13 (12.62%) Business Analysis
18 13 (12.62%) User Experience
19 11 (10.68%) Derivative
19 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
19 11 (10.68%) XML
19 11 (10.68%) OO
20 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
20 10 (9.71%) VBA

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.91%) MTS
2 2 (1.94%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) JBoss
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.98%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.83%) MS Access
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Blend
2 6 (5.83%) MSBuild
3 5 (4.85%) NUnit
4 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.91%) Moq
5 1 (0.97%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.97%) Mockito
5 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.97%) JUnit
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (41.75%) Front Office
2 41 (39.81%) Banking
3 24 (23.30%) Investment Banking
4 23 (22.33%) Finance
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (100.00%) WPF
2 71 (68.93%) .NET
3 23 (22.33%) Reactive Extensions
4 18 (17.48%) WCF
5 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
5 17 (16.50%) Unity DI Container
6 11 (10.68%) XML
7 9 (8.74%) SOAP
8 8 (7.77%) WinForms
8 8 (7.77%) Rendezvous
9 7 (6.80%) Middleware
9 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET
10 6 (5.83%) JSON
10 6 (5.83%) LINQ
11 5 (4.85%) Silverlight
11 5 (4.85%) Web Services
11 5 (4.85%) HTML
11 5 (4.85%) XML Messaging
11 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (18.45%) Fixed Income
3 13 (12.62%) User Experience
4 11 (10.68%) Derivative
5 10 (9.71%) Mathematics
6 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.83%) Hedge funds
8 5 (4.85%) Physics
8 5 (4.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (4.85%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.91%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.94%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.97%) Equities
11 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.88%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.54%) MVVM
2 40 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.24%) Multithreading
4 17 (16.50%) TDD
5 16 (15.53%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (12.62%) Electronic Trading
6 13 (12.62%) Business Analysis
7 11 (10.68%) OO
8 10 (9.71%) Low Latency
9 9 (8.74%) Scrum
10 8 (7.77%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (7.77%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.80%) OOD
12 6 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.83%) Analytics
12 6 (5.83%) SDLC
13 5 (4.85%) FX Algorithmic Trading
13 5 (4.85%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (4.85%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (4.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (94.17%) C#
2 25 (24.27%) SQL
3 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.71%) VBA
4 7 (6.80%) Java
4 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.91%) VB
5 3 (2.91%) XAML
6 1 (0.97%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.77%) TIBCO
2 8 (7.77%) Sybase
2 8 (7.77%) Telerik
3 6 (5.83%) Infragistics
3 6 (5.83%) Solace
4 5 (4.85%) DevExpress
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle
5 3 (2.91%) Tradeweb
5 3 (2.91%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.91%) eSpeed
6 2 (1.94%) Typemock