The median contractor rate for a WPF Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
England / London
Rank 318 356 339
Rank change year-on-year +38 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 88 80 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 72 67
Median daily rate £550 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £453 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +17.18% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year +9.45% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

WPF Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WPF Developer in London

WPF Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF Developer in London

WPF Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WPF Developer in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WPF Developer in London

WPF Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WPF Developer in London

WPF Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London -4 17 £513 -16.32% 2
New Malden - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £575 -
WPF Developer
England

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 154 (100.00%) WPF
2 147 (95.45%) C#
3 110 (71.43%) .NET
4 99 (64.29%) MVVM
5 83 (53.90%) SQL Server
6 50 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (31.82%) TDD
8 42 (27.27%) Front Office
8 42 (27.27%) Multithreading
9 37 (24.03%) SQL
10 34 (22.08%) WCF
11 32 (20.78%) Banking
12 30 (19.48%) Microsoft
13 29 (18.83%) Fixed Income
14 25 (16.23%) Electronic Trading
14 25 (16.23%) User Experience
14 25 (16.23%) XAML
15 24 (15.58%) NUnit
15 24 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (14.94%) Finance
17 22 (14.29%) Mathematics
17 22 (14.29%) JavaScript
17 22 (14.29%) OO
18 21 (13.64%) Oracle
18 21 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 21 (13.64%) Entity Framework
19 19 (12.34%) Git (software)
19 19 (12.34%) Dependency Injection
19 19 (12.34%) Visual Studio
20 18 (11.69%) MVC

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 10 (6.49%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.65%) Confluence
3 1 (0.65%) DataSynapse
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (8.44%) RMDS
2 2 (1.30%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.65%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) AMQP
2 4 (2.60%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (53.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.84%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.90%) Big Data
7 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.65%) Power BI
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) NUnit
2 19 (12.34%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.34%) Visual Studio
3 14 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 12 (7.79%) Subversion
5 6 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.25%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (2.60%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.60%) NCrunch
7 4 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.95%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.95%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (1.95%) WinDbg
9 2 (1.30%) JIRA
9 2 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.65%) Moq
10 1 (0.65%) MSTest
10 1 (0.65%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 42 (27.27%) Front Office
2 32 (20.78%) Banking
3 23 (14.94%) Finance
4 18 (11.69%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.90%) Marketing
6 5 (3.25%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (100.00%) WPF
2 110 (71.43%) .NET
3 34 (22.08%) WCF
4 21 (13.64%) Entity Framework
5 18 (11.69%) .NET Framework
6 17 (11.04%) Reactive Extensions
7 13 (8.44%) AngularJS
7 13 (8.44%) ASP.NET
7 13 (8.44%) HTML
8 12 (7.79%) Rendezvous
9 11 (7.14%) Web Services
10 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (6.49%) React
10 10 (6.49%) REST
10 10 (6.49%) Task Parallel Library
11 9 (5.84%) Angular 2
11 9 (5.84%) MSMQ
11 9 (5.84%) NancyFx
11 9 (5.84%) SignalR
11 9 (5.84%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.83%) Fixed Income
2 25 (16.23%) User Experience
3 24 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (9.74%) Fintech
6 11 (7.14%) Data Structures
7 10 (6.49%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.90%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.90%) Equities
9 5 (3.25%) Derivative
9 5 (3.25%) Virtual Team
10 4 (2.60%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.30%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.30%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.65%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.65%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.14%) Windows
2 5 (3.25%) Linux
2 5 (3.25%) Unix
3 4 (2.60%) Android
3 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.60%) Windows Phone
3 4 (2.60%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (64.29%) MVVM
2 50 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (31.82%) TDD
4 42 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 25 (16.23%) Electronic Trading
6 22 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 22 (14.29%) OO
7 19 (12.34%) Dependency Injection
8 18 (11.69%) MVC
8 18 (11.69%) Unit Testing
9 16 (10.39%) Analytics
9 16 (10.39%) Scrum
10 15 (9.74%) Physics
11 11 (7.14%) BDD
12 10 (6.49%) OOD
13 9 (5.84%) Microservices
14 8 (5.19%) Data Analytics
15 7 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
15 7 (4.55%) Low Latency
15 7 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 147 (95.45%) C#
2 37 (24.03%) SQL
3 25 (16.23%) XAML
4 22 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.74%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.44%) C++
7 12 (7.79%) Java
8 3 (1.95%) Python
8 3 (1.95%) Scala
8 3 (1.95%) VBA
9 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (8.44%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.64%) Oracle
3 17 (11.04%) TIBCO
4 13 (8.44%) Reuters
5 12 (7.79%) ION Trading
5 12 (7.79%) Telerik
6 6 (3.90%) DevExpress
6 6 (3.90%) Infragistics
7 4 (2.60%) Adobe
7 4 (2.60%) IBM
7 4 (2.60%) Solace
8 3 (1.95%) Misys
8 3 (1.95%) Perforce
8 3 (1.95%) Sophis
9 2 (1.30%) Calypso
10 1 (0.65%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.65%) Charles River
10 1 (0.65%) Informatica
10 1 (0.65%) Murex
10 1 (0.65%) SAP
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago