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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
England / South East
Rank 214 244 250
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 26 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 6
Median daily rate £400 £345 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £299 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £383 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.92% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -

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
7212 8261 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.74% 94.50% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4213 5055 4897
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 378 431
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 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
Kent +13 10 £388 +17.42% 1
Surrey +17 6 £500 +17.64%
Berkshire - 4 - - 1
East Sussex +9 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire +8 1 £400 +25.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 - 3
WPF Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 30 (100.00%) WPF
2 29 (96.67%) C#
3 25 (83.33%) .NET
4 19 (63.33%) MVVM
5 17 (56.67%) WCF
6 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (46.67%) Oracle
8 12 (40.00%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (40.00%) MVC
9 10 (33.33%) WinForms
9 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (30.00%) Moq
10 9 (30.00%) MSBuild
10 9 (30.00%) Caliburn.Micro
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (30.00%) LINQ
10 9 (30.00%) ReSharper
10 9 (30.00%) ADO.NET
10 9 (30.00%) NUnit
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
10 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (30.00%) Prototyping
11 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
13 5 (16.67%) Low Latency

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 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (30.00%) Moq
2 9 (30.00%) MSBuild
2 9 (30.00%) NUnit
2 9 (30.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) MSTest
4 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) git-flow
5 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (83.33%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) WCF
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (33.33%) WinForms
6 9 (30.00%) ADO.NET
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (30.00%) Caliburn.Micro
6 9 (30.00%) LINQ
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 3 (10.00%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) CSS
8 2 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (3.33%) RESTful
9 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) MVVM
2 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 12 (40.00%) MVC
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (30.00%) Prototyping
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
8 5 (16.67%) Low Latency
9 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.00%) TDD
10 2 (6.67%) Multithreaded Programming
11 1 (3.33%) Defect Management
11 1 (3.33%) Logistics
11 1 (3.33%) SDLC
11 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
11 1 (3.33%) UML
11 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Infragistics
3 1 (3.33%) VMware