Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a WPF Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 117 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +123
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £300 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% - -
Scotland median daily rate £300 £290 £310
% change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2788 2102 3078
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 96.78% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1634 1214 1590
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £260
90th Percentile £545 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 28
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.60% - +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.44 £11.55 £11.09
90th Percentile £41.75 £52.00 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £17.00 £22.93
% change year-on-year +18.88% -25.85% +31.00%

WPF Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured WPF Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for WPF Developer in Edinburgh

WPF Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WPF Developer in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF Developer in Edinburgh

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Edinburgh region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) MVVM
4 2 (20.00%) Fintech
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful

WPF Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft