The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.85% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
WPF
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 17 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 24.07% 26.56% 54.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 33
Median daily rate £413 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the Belfast region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for WPF.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) UML
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 3 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle
7 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (11.11%) HTML
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) CSS
8 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 1 (11.11%) HTML5
8 1 (11.11%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (44.44%) WPF Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle