The table below looks at the statistics for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 235 238 202
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -36
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 23 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.078% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.084% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.70% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8664 8286 7701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.59% 92.51% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4998 4523 3917
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 421 581
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WPF Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

WPF Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WPF Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
Berkshire +17 5 £320 -20.00% 1
Surrey -2 5 £425 - 1
Oxfordshire -21 4 £298 -8.46%
Kent - 3 £300 -
Middlesex +5 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 2 - -
Home Counties - 2 £350 -
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (100.00%) WPF
2 37 (97.37%) C#
3 27 (71.05%) .NET
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (47.37%) MVVM
5 15 (39.47%) WCF
6 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
7 11 (28.95%) SQL
8 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
10 8 (21.05%) MVC
11 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
11 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (15.79%) TDD
12 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.79%) Windows
12 6 (15.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
13 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (10.53%) CSS
13 4 (10.53%) XAML
13 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
14 3 (7.89%) Oracle
14 3 (7.89%) C++
14 3 (7.89%) HTML
14 3 (7.89%) BDD
14 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
15 2 (5.26%) Web Services

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Lync
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) NCrunch
3 1 (2.63%) NUnit
3 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) WPF
2 27 (71.05%) .NET
3 15 (39.47%) WCF
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (10.53%) CSS
5 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (7.89%) HTML
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (2.63%) ODBC
8 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.63%) HTML5
8 1 (2.63%) CSS3
8 1 (2.63%) Task Parallel Library
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.63%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) DTV
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) MVVM
2 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) MVC
5 6 (15.79%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) UML
9 1 (2.63%) OO
9 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.63%) Migration
9 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.53%) XAML
5 3 (7.89%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Telerik