The median contractor rate for a WPF Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 376 337
Rank change year-on-year +78 -39  
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 124 51 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.25% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 47 71
Median daily rate £525 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +11.53% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 - -
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 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 19622 20610 22172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.89% 95.28% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 14955 15445
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 383
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -4.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 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
City of London +18 30 £513 -16.32% 4
New Malden - 3 - -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £616 +2.66%
Mayfair - 1 £800 -
WPF Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 210 (100.00%) WPF
2 198 (94.29%) C#
3 125 (59.52%) .NET
4 122 (58.10%) MVVM
5 92 (43.81%) SQL Server
6 74 (35.24%) Front Office
6 74 (35.24%) TDD
7 73 (34.76%) Finance
8 69 (32.86%) Banking
9 60 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (26.67%) Multithreading
11 52 (24.76%) SQL
12 40 (19.05%) Fixed Income
13 39 (18.57%) Microsoft
14 36 (17.14%) WCF
15 34 (16.19%) Investment Banking
16 33 (15.71%) Java
16 33 (15.71%) Oracle
17 32 (15.24%) XAML
17 32 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (14.29%) JavaScript
18 30 (14.29%) NUnit
19 29 (13.81%) MVC
20 26 (12.38%) Mathematics
20 26 (12.38%) HTML
20 26 (12.38%) Entity Framework
20 26 (12.38%) Electronic Trading
20 26 (12.38%) Greenfield Project
21 25 (11.90%) OO
22 24 (11.43%) Continuous Integration

WPF Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (7.14%) RMDS
2 1 (0.48%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) AMQP
2 1 (0.48%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (43.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.05%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.29%) Big Data
6 8 (3.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.48%) Redis
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (14.29%) NUnit
2 17 (8.10%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 13 (6.19%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.29%) Subversion
6 6 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.90%) MSTest
7 4 (1.90%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.90%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.43%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.95%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.95%) LINQPad
9 2 (0.95%) Maven
9 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Blend
9 2 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.48%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.48%) JIRA
10 1 (0.48%) JUnit
10 1 (0.48%) Moq
General
1 74 (35.24%) Front Office
2 73 (34.76%) Finance
3 69 (32.86%) Banking
4 34 (16.19%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.76%) Marketing
6 7 (3.33%) Back Office
7 3 (1.43%) Digital Economy
7 3 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (100.00%) WPF
2 125 (59.52%) .NET
3 36 (17.14%) WCF
4 26 (12.38%) Entity Framework
4 26 (12.38%) HTML
5 21 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 21 (10.00%) WinForms
6 20 (9.52%) HTML5
6 20 (9.52%) Reactive Extensions
7 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET
8 17 (8.10%) .NET Framework
9 15 (7.14%) Rendezvous
10 14 (6.67%) Angular 2
10 14 (6.67%) Silverlight
11 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (5.24%) React
12 9 (4.29%) Unity DI Container
13 8 (3.81%) NancyFx
13 8 (3.81%) SignalR
13 8 (3.81%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.05%) Fixed Income
2 32 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (12.38%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (10.95%) User Experience
5 22 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (9.52%) Data Structures
7 17 (8.10%) Computer Science
7 17 (8.10%) Derivative
8 16 (7.62%) Equities
9 13 (6.19%) Hedge funds
9 13 (6.19%) Virtual Team
10 10 (4.76%) Fintech
11 8 (3.81%) Algorithms
12 6 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (2.38%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.95%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.95%) Market Risk
14 2 (0.95%) OTC Derivatives
15 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.24%) Windows
2 9 (4.29%) Linux
3 4 (1.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (58.10%) MVVM
2 74 (35.24%) TDD
3 60 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (26.67%) Multithreading
5 29 (13.81%) MVC
6 26 (12.38%) Electronic Trading
6 26 (12.38%) Mathematics
7 25 (11.90%) OO
8 24 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.95%) Analytics
10 20 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
10 20 (9.52%) Scrum
11 19 (9.05%) Physics
12 18 (8.57%) Software Engineering
12 18 (8.57%) Visualisation
13 17 (8.10%) Capital Modelling
14 13 (6.19%) BDD
15 11 (5.24%) OOD
15 11 (5.24%) Test Automation
15 11 (5.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 198 (94.29%) C#
2 52 (24.76%) SQL
3 33 (15.71%) Java
4 32 (15.24%) XAML
5 30 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 21 (10.00%) C++
7 11 (5.24%) Python
8 9 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.86%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.48%) Perl
13 1 (0.48%) R
13 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (8.57%) Degree
2 5 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 39 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.71%) Oracle
3 18 (8.57%) TIBCO
4 15 (7.14%) Reuters
5 14 (6.67%) ION Trading
6 13 (6.19%) Telerik
7 11 (5.24%) DevExpress
8 7 (3.33%) Infragistics
9 4 (1.90%) Sybase
10 2 (0.95%) IBM
10 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.95%) Solace
10 2 (0.95%) Syncfusion
11 1 (0.48%) Adobe
11 1 (0.48%) Informatica
11 1 (0.48%) Murex
11 1 (0.48%) Splunk
11 1 (0.48%) StreamBase
11 1 (0.48%) Tableau
11 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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