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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 364 302 286
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -16
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 45 124 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.53% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 106 117
Average daily rate
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£575 £575 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £369
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £33.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+50.74% -18.29%
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
22473 23388 24374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.79% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15289 16042 15998
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 455 623
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.29 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +11 13 £588 +6.81% 9
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 108 (100.00%) WPF
2 104 (96.30%) C#
3 64 (59.26%) .NET
4 48 (44.44%) Banking
5 42 (38.89%) Front Office
6 37 (34.26%) SQL Server
6 37 (34.26%) TDD
7 35 (32.41%) MVVM
8 28 (25.93%) Multithreading
9 22 (20.37%) Finance
10 20 (18.52%) OO
11 19 (17.59%) SQL
11 19 (17.59%) MVC
11 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (15.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (15.74%) WinForms
13 16 (14.81%) .NET Framework
13 16 (14.81%) Reactive Extensions
14 15 (13.89%) Investment Banking
14 15 (13.89%) Scrum
14 15 (13.89%) Web Services
15 14 (12.96%) Java
16 13 (12.04%) Fixed Income
17 12 (11.11%) WCF
17 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 12 (11.11%) Low Latency
18 11 (10.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 11 (10.19%) LINQ
19 10 (9.26%) Electronic Trading
19 10 (9.26%) Derivative

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (6.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.78%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (0.93%) Documentum
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.26%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.48%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.70%) OLAP
6 4 (3.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MSTest
2 7 (6.48%) Subversion
3 5 (4.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (3.70%) JIRA
4 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.78%) Moq
5 3 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (1.85%) NUnit
6 2 (1.85%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.93%) Gradle
7 1 (0.93%) xUnit.net
7 1 (0.93%) Hudson
7 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.93%) NMock
7 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 48 (44.44%) Banking
2 42 (38.89%) Front Office
3 22 (20.37%) Finance
4 15 (13.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (100.00%) WPF
2 64 (59.26%) .NET
3 17 (15.74%) WinForms
4 16 (14.81%) .NET Framework
4 16 (14.81%) Reactive Extensions
5 15 (13.89%) Web Services
6 12 (11.11%) WCF
7 11 (10.19%) LINQ
8 9 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
8 9 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 5 (4.63%) NEsper
10 5 (4.63%) HTML
10 5 (4.63%) Silverlight
11 4 (3.70%) XML
11 4 (3.70%) Task Parallel Library
12 3 (2.78%) Esper
12 3 (2.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 3 (2.78%) CSS
12 3 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Fixed Income
2 11 (10.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (9.26%) Derivative
4 8 (7.41%) Equities
5 5 (4.63%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.78%) Physics
7 3 (2.78%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.85%) Replication
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.93%) Xbox
9 1 (0.93%) VUI
9 1 (0.93%) Kinect
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.48%) Linux
2 6 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) TDD
2 35 (32.41%) MVVM
3 28 (25.93%) Multithreading
4 20 (18.52%) OO
5 19 (17.59%) MVC
5 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.89%) Scrum
7 12 (11.11%) Low Latency
8 10 (9.26%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
10 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.56%) SOA
10 6 (5.56%) Memory Management
10 6 (5.56%) BDD
11 5 (4.63%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (4.63%) OOD
12 4 (3.70%) Analytics
13 3 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 104 (96.30%) C#
2 19 (17.59%) SQL
3 14 (12.96%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.70%) VB
4 4 (3.70%) XAML
5 3 (2.78%) Python
6 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.85%) VBA
7 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.93%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) Basel III
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) Sybase
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle
4 3 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.85%) Syncfusion
5 2 (1.85%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.85%) Informatica
6 1 (0.93%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Telerik
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