The median contractor rate for a WPF Developer was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 557 462
Rank change year-on-year +135 -95  
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 172 80 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 65 123
Median daily rate £513 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.81% +29.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +15.38% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.54% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +53.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40770 47086 48496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.72% 95.05% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26583 31109 30993
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1252 1361 1876
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

WPF Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured WPF Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for WPF Developer in England

WPF Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF Developer in England

WPF Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WPF Developer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WPF Developer in England

WPF Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WPF Developer in England

WPF Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
London +88 125 £525 -12.50% 16
South East +31 27 £400 +23.07% 3
South West +20 8 £406 +11.30%
West Midlands - 8 £335 - 1
North West +25 2 £400 +37.93% 2
Yorkshire +24 1 £350 +9.37% 1
East Midlands -10 1 - - 2
WPF Developer
UK

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 324 (100.00%) WPF
2 310 (95.68%) C#
3 225 (69.44%) .NET
4 175 (54.01%) MVVM
5 147 (45.37%) SQL Server
6 100 (30.86%) TDD
6 100 (30.86%) WCF
7 95 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (25.31%) SQL
8 82 (25.31%) Oracle
9 80 (24.69%) Finance
10 74 (22.84%) Front Office
11 70 (21.60%) Banking
11 70 (21.60%) Multithreading
12 59 (18.21%) MVC
12 59 (18.21%) Microsoft
13 54 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 47 (14.51%) WinForms
14 47 (14.51%) Unit Testing
15 45 (13.89%) NUnit
16 44 (13.58%) .NET Framework
17 42 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
18 40 (12.35%) Fixed Income
18 40 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (12.35%) Greenfield Project
19 39 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
20 38 (11.73%) OO
21 36 (11.11%) JavaScript
21 36 (11.11%) XAML
22 34 (10.49%) Investment Banking

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

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.40%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.23%) ArcGIS
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
4 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (4.63%) RMDS
2 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.62%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.47%) AMQP
2 2 (0.62%) Link 16
3 1 (0.31%) snoop
3 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (45.37%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.78%) Big Data
7 8 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (2.47%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.85%) MySQL
8 6 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.93%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (13.89%) NUnit
2 39 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 19 (5.86%) ReSharper
5 17 (5.25%) Git (software)
5 17 (5.25%) Moq
6 15 (4.63%) MSBuild
6 15 (4.63%) SpecFlow
7 11 (3.40%) Subversion
8 4 (1.23%) MSTest
8 4 (1.23%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.93%) JIRA
9 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (0.93%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.62%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.62%) LINQPad
10 2 (0.62%) Maven
10 2 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 80 (24.69%) Finance
2 74 (22.84%) Front Office
3 70 (21.60%) Banking
4 34 (10.49%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.01%) Back Office
6 10 (3.09%) Marketing
7 3 (0.93%) Digital Economy
7 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.93%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
8 2 (0.62%) Avionics
8 2 (0.62%) Military
9 1 (0.31%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (100.00%) WPF
2 225 (69.44%) .NET
3 100 (30.86%) WCF
4 54 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 47 (14.51%) WinForms
6 44 (13.58%) .NET Framework
7 34 (10.49%) HTML
8 29 (8.95%) Entity Framework
9 27 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 27 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (8.33%) HTML5
9 27 (8.33%) LINQ
10 23 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (6.48%) Caliburn.Micro
12 20 (6.17%) Angular 2
12 20 (6.17%) Reactive Extensions
13 18 (5.56%) RESTful
14 17 (5.25%) Silverlight
15 16 (4.94%) ADO.NET
15 16 (4.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.35%) Fixed Income
1 40 (12.35%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.02%) User Experience
4 24 (7.41%) Virtual Team
5 23 (7.10%) Computer Science
6 22 (6.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (6.17%) Data Structures
8 17 (5.25%) Client/Server
8 17 (5.25%) Derivative
9 16 (4.94%) Equities
10 13 (4.01%) Hedge funds
11 12 (3.70%) Mobile App
12 10 (3.09%) Fintech
13 8 (2.47%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
15 5 (1.54%) N-Tier
16 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
17 2 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
17 2 (0.62%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.41%) Windows
2 9 (2.78%) Linux
3 4 (1.23%) Unix
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (54.01%) MVVM
2 100 (30.86%) TDD
3 95 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (21.60%) Multithreading
5 59 (18.21%) MVC
6 47 (14.51%) Unit Testing
7 42 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
8 40 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (11.73%) OO
10 29 (8.95%) Mathematics
10 29 (8.95%) Scrum
11 26 (8.02%) Electronic Trading
12 23 (7.10%) Analytics
13 21 (6.48%) Multithreaded Programming
13 21 (6.48%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.86%) Physics
15 18 (5.56%) Visualisation
16 17 (5.25%) Capital Modelling
17 15 (4.63%) BDD
17 15 (4.63%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 310 (95.68%) C#
2 82 (25.31%) SQL
3 36 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 36 (11.11%) XAML
4 33 (10.19%) Java
5 27 (8.33%) C++
6 22 (6.79%) VB.NET
7 11 (3.40%) Python
8 9 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.16%) VB
10 6 (1.85%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.54%) VB6
12 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.31%) Perl
15 1 (0.31%) R
15 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (7.41%) Degree
2 10 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.23%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 82 (25.31%) Oracle
2 59 (18.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.86%) TIBCO
4 18 (5.56%) Infragistics
5 15 (4.63%) Reuters
6 14 (4.32%) ION Trading
6 14 (4.32%) Telerik
7 11 (3.40%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.23%) Sybase
9 3 (0.93%) Solace
10 2 (0.62%) ESRI
10 2 (0.62%) Google
10 2 (0.62%) IBM
10 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.62%) Syncfusion
11 1 (0.31%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.31%) Informatica
11 1 (0.31%) Murex
11 1 (0.31%) Splunk
11 1 (0.31%) Tableau
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