Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for WPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WPF over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 30 -
Rank change year-on-year -50 - -
Contract jobs citing WPF 3 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.51% 3.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 14.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £400 -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

WPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 249 64 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 41.99% 23.19% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 32 14
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £295
90th Percentile £488 £453 £461
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.41% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
% change year-on-year +13.61% - -

WPF
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing WPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for WPF in County Antrim

WPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WPF in County Antrim

WPF
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -46 3 £400 -
WPF
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for WPF.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Infragistics
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) ProC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management

WPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ProC
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Infragistics