The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 355 294 288
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -6
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 53 121 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.50% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.54% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 105 105
Average daily rate
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£550 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £381
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21746 22451 24427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.67% 92.46% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14852 15280 15911
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 468 651
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
WPF Developer
England

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 1 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 1 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 +9 16 £600 +4.34% 12
Coulsdon - - - -
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 110 (100.00%) WPF
2 106 (96.36%) C#
3 69 (62.73%) .NET
4 49 (44.55%) Banking
5 46 (41.82%) Front Office
6 42 (38.18%) SQL Server
7 38 (34.55%) MVVM
8 36 (32.73%) TDD
9 22 (20.00%) OO
9 22 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 21 (19.09%) MVC
11 20 (18.18%) Finance
11 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (15.45%) .NET Framework
13 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (14.55%) SQL
14 15 (13.64%) Java
14 15 (13.64%) Web Services
14 15 (13.64%) Scrum
15 14 (12.73%) WinForms
16 13 (11.82%) Reactive Extensions
16 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (10.91%) Investment Banking
17 12 (10.91%) Derivative
18 11 (10.00%) Low Latency
19 10 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
19 10 (9.09%) Microsoft
19 10 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 9 (8.18%) Fixed Income
20 9 (8.18%) Unity DI Container

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.73%) Apache
3 2 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (0.91%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.91%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.36%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.64%) Big Data
6 4 (3.64%) OLAP
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Subversion
1 7 (6.36%) MSTest
2 5 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.64%) JIRA
4 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.73%) Moq
4 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) StyleCop
5 2 (1.82%) NUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.91%) Build Forge
6 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.91%) Maven
6 1 (0.91%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.91%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.91%) JUnit
General
1 49 (44.55%) Banking
2 46 (41.82%) Front Office
3 20 (18.18%) Finance
4 12 (10.91%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (100.00%) WPF
2 69 (62.73%) .NET
3 17 (15.45%) .NET Framework
4 15 (13.64%) Web Services
5 14 (12.73%) WinForms
6 13 (11.82%) Reactive Extensions
7 9 (8.18%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (7.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (7.27%) WCF
8 8 (7.27%) LINQ
9 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.45%) HTML
9 6 (5.45%) Silverlight
10 5 (4.55%) NEsper
11 4 (3.64%) XML
12 3 (2.73%) JSON
12 3 (2.73%) MDX
12 3 (2.73%) CSS
12 3 (2.73%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 3 (2.73%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Derivative
2 10 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (8.18%) Fixed Income
4 8 (7.27%) Equities
5 4 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.64%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.73%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.73%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.82%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.82%) Physics
8 1 (0.91%) Open Source
8 1 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.91%) Replication
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.91%) Kinect
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.91%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Linux
2 4 (3.64%) Windows
3 3 (2.73%) UNIX
4 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.55%) MVVM
2 36 (32.73%) TDD
3 22 (20.00%) OO
3 22 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 21 (19.09%) MVC
5 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.64%) Scrum
7 11 (10.00%) Low Latency
8 10 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (6.36%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.36%) Memory Management
10 6 (5.45%) BDD
10 6 (5.45%) SOA
10 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.64%) OOD
12 4 (3.64%) Algorithmic Trading
13 3 (2.73%) Business Analysis
13 3 (2.73%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (96.36%) C#
2 16 (14.55%) SQL
3 15 (13.64%) Java
4 4 (3.64%) VB
4 4 (3.64%) Python
5 3 (2.73%) XAML
5 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.82%) C++
6 2 (1.82%) VBA
7 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) Basel III
Vendors
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle
3 5 (4.55%) Sybase
4 3 (2.73%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.82%) Informatica
5 2 (1.82%) Syncfusion
5 2 (1.82%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.91%) Telerik
6 1 (0.91%) Infragistics
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