The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
England / London
Rank 216 215 200
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing WPF 186 222 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.97% 1.04% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.28% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 183 199
Median daily rate £550 £588 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6682 6777 6404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.99% 31.60% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5043 5011 4718
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £26.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in London

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the London region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in London

WPF
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF across the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

WPF Daily Rate Histogram in London

WPF
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the London region.

WPF Hourly Rate Trend in London

WPF
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 37 £525 -4.54% 11
New Malden -4 3 - -
Croydon - 2 £413 -
Canary Wharf -5 1 £625 +64.47%
WPF
England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WPF.

1 348 (97.48%) C#
2 270 (75.63%) .NET
3 180 (50.42%) SQL Server
4 146 (40.90%) SQL
5 144 (40.34%) MVVM
6 143 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (36.13%) TDD
8 115 (32.21%) WCF
9 112 (31.37%) Front Office
10 106 (29.69%) Finance
11 100 (28.01%) Banking
12 85 (23.81%) ASP.NET
13 82 (22.97%) JavaScript
14 79 (22.13%) Microsoft
15 74 (20.73%) MVC
16 72 (20.17%) Multithreading
17 66 (18.49%) HTML
18 60 (16.81%) .NET Framework
19 59 (16.53%) Fixed Income
20 55 (15.41%) NUnit
20 55 (15.41%) AngularJS
21 53 (14.85%) ASP.NET Web API
21 53 (14.85%) XAML
22 52 (14.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 50 (14.01%) Java
23 50 (14.01%) OO
23 50 (14.01%) Investment Banking
24 46 (12.89%) T-SQL
24 46 (12.89%) User Experience
25 45 (12.61%) HTML5

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.64%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.68%) Confluence
5 5 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.40%) IIS
6 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) JBoss
7 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.28%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.28%) SAS
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.40%) MS Office
2 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.36%) ION MarketView
2 9 (2.52%) RMDS
3 3 (0.84%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Endur
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.20%) AMQP
2 5 (1.40%) snoop
3 2 (0.56%) DNS
3 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.56%) SSL
3 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (50.42%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.40%) NoSQL
3 20 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (4.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 15 (4.20%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (3.36%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.08%) Big Data
9 11 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (2.80%) HBase
10 10 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.24%) Redis
11 8 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.96%) Power BI
13 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.40%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 55 (15.41%) NUnit
2 31 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 31 (8.68%) Subversion
3 30 (8.40%) Visual Studio
4 23 (6.44%) SpecFlow
5 20 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (4.76%) Mockito
7 14 (3.92%) NCrunch
7 14 (3.92%) ReSharper
8 12 (3.36%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.08%) Moq
10 10 (2.80%) StyleCop
11 9 (2.52%) Gradle
11 9 (2.52%) Jenkins
11 9 (2.52%) JIRA
11 9 (2.52%) JUnit
11 9 (2.52%) Maven
11 9 (2.52%) Microsoft Blend
12 8 (2.24%) TestNG
13 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 112 (31.37%) Front Office
2 106 (29.69%) Finance
3 100 (28.01%) Banking
4 50 (14.01%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.20%) Back Office
6 6 (1.68%) Advertising
7 5 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 314 (87.96%) Developer
2 236 (66.11%) C# Developer
3 130 (36.41%) WPF Developer
4 115 (32.21%) .NET Developer
4 115 (32.21%) C# WPF Developer
5 90 (25.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (12.04%) Senior Developer
6 43 (12.04%) SQL Developer
7 35 (9.80%) UI Developer
8 30 (8.40%) Front Office Developer
9 28 (7.84%) Java Developer
10 26 (7.28%) C# WCF Developer
10 26 (7.28%) Senior C# Developer
10 26 (7.28%) WCF Developer
11 24 (6.72%) UX Developer
12 21 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
13 20 (5.60%) Agile C# Developer
13 20 (5.60%) Agile Developer
14 19 (5.32%) Angular Developer
14 19 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (75.63%) .NET
2 115 (32.21%) WCF
3 85 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 66 (18.49%) HTML
5 60 (16.81%) .NET Framework
6 55 (15.41%) AngularJS
7 53 (14.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 45 (12.61%) HTML5
9 44 (12.32%) WinForms
10 36 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (9.80%) Reactive Extensions
12 34 (9.52%) CSS
13 33 (9.24%) Entity Framework
14 32 (8.96%) React
15 31 (8.68%) Web Services
16 29 (8.12%) LINQ
17 26 (7.28%) REST
18 24 (6.72%) NancyFx
18 24 (6.72%) XML
19 21 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.53%) Fixed Income
2 52 (14.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 46 (12.89%) User Experience
4 34 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (8.40%) Derivative
6 24 (6.72%) Fintech
7 23 (6.44%) Hedge funds
8 15 (4.20%) Equities
9 14 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
10 10 (2.80%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.80%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.24%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.96%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.96%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.40%) Exotic Derivative
13 5 (1.40%) Swaptions
14 4 (1.12%) N-Tier
14 4 (1.12%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
16 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.80%) Windows
2 13 (3.64%) Android
2 13 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.52%) Windows Phone
4 7 (1.96%) Unix
4 7 (1.96%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (0.84%) Linux
5 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (40.34%) MVVM
2 143 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (36.13%) TDD
4 74 (20.73%) MVC
5 72 (20.17%) Multithreading
6 50 (14.01%) OO
7 45 (12.61%) Scrum
8 38 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
8 38 (10.64%) Electronic Trading
9 37 (10.36%) SDLC
10 31 (8.68%) BDD
11 29 (8.12%) Unit Testing
12 24 (6.72%) Asset Management
12 24 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (6.44%) Mathematics
13 23 (6.44%) Microservices
13 23 (6.44%) OOD
14 19 (5.32%) Wireframes
15 18 (5.04%) CQRS
15 18 (5.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 348 (97.48%) C#
2 146 (40.90%) SQL
3 82 (22.97%) JavaScript
4 53 (14.85%) XAML
5 50 (14.01%) Java
6 46 (12.89%) T-SQL
7 37 (10.36%) C++
8 20 (5.60%) VBA
9 16 (4.48%) Python
10 10 (2.80%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.96%) C
11 7 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.40%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.84%) Scala
13 3 (0.84%) VB
14 2 (0.56%) Perl
14 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.56%) VB6
15 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (8.96%) Degree
2 3 (0.84%) CFA
2 3 (0.84%) MBA
2 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.40%) Basel III
1 5 (1.40%) CRD IV
1 5 (1.40%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.28%) EMIR
2 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Docker
Vendors
1 79 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.48%) Oracle
3 27 (7.56%) DevExpress
4 25 (7.00%) TIBCO
5 19 (5.32%) ION Trading
6 13 (3.64%) Infragistics
6 13 (3.64%) Telerik
7 11 (3.08%) Reuters
8 6 (1.68%) Bloomberg
8 6 (1.68%) Syncfusion
8 6 (1.68%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.40%) Adobe
9 5 (1.40%) IBM
9 5 (1.40%) Misys
9 5 (1.40%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.40%) Sophis
10 4 (1.12%) Calypso
10 4 (1.12%) Murex
10 4 (1.12%) Perforce
11 3 (0.84%) Tableau
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 10 days ago