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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 369 338 289
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -49
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 34 70 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.30% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 62 69
Average daily rate
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£550 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £450 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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
20303 21377 19446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.64% 92.94% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14048 14670 13267
Average daily rate £448 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £275
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 367 403 401
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 0 10 £600 - 5
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 83 (100.00%) WPF
2 80 (96.39%) C#
3 52 (62.65%) .NET
4 36 (43.37%) Front Office
5 35 (42.17%) Banking
6 28 (33.73%) MVVM
7 25 (30.12%) Finance
8 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
8 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (26.51%) SQL
10 21 (25.30%) Multithreading
11 20 (24.10%) Investment Banking
12 18 (21.69%) WCF
12 18 (21.69%) Fixed Income
12 18 (21.69%) Reactive Extensions
13 16 (19.28%) WinForms
14 14 (16.87%) TDD
14 14 (16.87%) .NET Framework
15 13 (15.66%) OO
16 12 (14.46%) Oracle
16 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
16 12 (14.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 11 (13.25%) Scrum
17 11 (13.25%) LINQ
18 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
19 9 (10.84%) Low Latency
19 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
19 9 (10.84%) HTML
19 9 (10.84%) Mathematics
19 9 (10.84%) Electronic Trading

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (1.20%) MTS
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) MS Access
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) KDB
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) NUnit
2 6 (7.23%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.02%) Moq
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.20%) FxCop
5 1 (1.20%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.20%) MSTest
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (43.37%) Front Office
2 35 (42.17%) Banking
3 25 (30.12%) Finance
4 20 (24.10%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) WPF
2 52 (62.65%) .NET
3 18 (21.69%) WCF
3 18 (21.69%) Reactive Extensions
4 16 (19.28%) WinForms
5 14 (16.87%) .NET Framework
6 11 (13.25%) LINQ
7 9 (10.84%) HTML
7 9 (10.84%) HTML5
8 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET
9 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.23%) Rendezvous
10 6 (7.23%) Silverlight
11 5 (6.02%) Task Parallel Library
12 4 (4.82%) RESTful
13 3 (3.61%) jQuery
14 2 (2.41%) NHibernate
14 2 (2.41%) CSS
14 2 (2.41%) SOAP
14 2 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Fixed Income
2 12 (14.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (10.84%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.43%) Equities
4 7 (8.43%) Derivative
5 6 (7.23%) User Experience
5 6 (7.23%) Data Structures
6 5 (6.02%) Credit Risk
6 5 (6.02%) Physics
6 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.02%) Hedge funds
7 4 (4.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.41%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (2.41%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.20%) Blog
10 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) UNIX
3 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) MVVM
2 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.30%) Multithreading
4 14 (16.87%) TDD
5 13 (15.66%) OO
6 11 (13.25%) Scrum
7 9 (10.84%) Electronic Trading
7 9 (10.84%) Low Latency
8 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.02%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (4.82%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.82%) OOD
10 4 (4.82%) Analytics
11 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.61%) BDD
11 3 (3.61%) SOA
11 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.41%) OOP
12 2 (2.41%) Equity Research
Programming Languages
1 80 (96.39%) C#
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.43%) Java
6 6 (7.23%) XAML
7 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.02%) VB
8 4 (4.82%) VBA
9 2 (2.41%) C++
10 1 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.20%) F#
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Oracle
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) Sybase
4 6 (7.23%) TIBCO
5 5 (6.02%) DevExpress
6 4 (4.82%) Typemock
7 3 (3.61%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.20%) eSpeed
8 1 (1.20%) Syncfusion
8 1 (1.20%) Tradeweb
8 1 (1.20%) Calypso