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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 233 248 229
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 13 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate £330 £328 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - -
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
8053 8945 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.06% 93.74% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4786 4155
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 436 470
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +12 7 £375 -2.59%
Kent -5 3 £330 - 2
Surrey - 2 - - 5
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
4 16 (59.26%) SQL
5 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (55.56%) WCF
5 15 (55.56%) MVVM
6 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) TDD
9 7 (25.93%) NUnit
9 7 (25.93%) MSTest
10 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 5 (18.52%) XML
11 5 (18.52%) OO
11 5 (18.52%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (18.52%) Moq
11 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (14.81%) BDD
12 4 (14.81%) MVC
12 4 (14.81%) XAML
12 4 (14.81%) Windows
12 4 (14.81%) HTML
12 4 (14.81%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQLite
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MSTest
1 7 (25.93%) NUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Moq
2 5 (18.52%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) NMock
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) WCF
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 5 (18.52%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.11%) WinForms
8 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) DHTML
8 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) REST
8 2 (7.41%) XSLT
9 1 (3.70%) Ajax
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.70%) jQuery
9 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (55.56%) MVVM
2 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) XAML
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) MCAD
1 1 (3.70%) MCP
1 1 (3.70%) MCSD
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Telerik
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