The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had WPF Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 246 227 236
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 16 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.45% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 34 10
Median daily rate £325 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £418 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £50.50
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
8361 8966 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4992 5118 4689
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 430 444
Median hourly rate £19.22 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.06% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured WPF Developer in the job title.

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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire -14 10 £350 +3.70% 1
Kent +2 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £325 - 2
Hampshire +3 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire +3 1 - - 1
Surrey -8 1 £325 -17.46%
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, WPF Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (73.53%) .NET
3 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
4 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
5 11 (32.35%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 10 (29.41%) SQL
6 10 (29.41%) TDD
7 9 (26.47%) Subversion
7 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
7 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (23.53%) MVVM
8 8 (23.53%) WinForms
8 8 (23.53%) MVC
9 7 (20.59%) VB
9 7 (20.59%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Scrum
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle
10 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (14.71%) SOLID
11 5 (14.71%) OO
11 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
11 5 (14.71%) WCF
12 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
12 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 4 (11.76%) Degree

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Subversion
1 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.82%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (73.53%) .NET
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 8 (23.53%) WinForms
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (14.71%) WCF
8 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.76%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.82%) DHTML
9 3 (8.82%) XML
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
10 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
10 2 (5.88%) StructureMap
11 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.94%) REST
11 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
4 8 (23.53%) MVVM
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 5 (14.71%) OO
6 5 (14.71%) SOLID
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (5.88%) BDD
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
9 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) VB
4 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) VBScript
6 2 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Infragistics