The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank - 21 18
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.96% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.03% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
.NET Developer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48 97 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 85.71% 93.27% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 52
Average daily rate £200 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £255 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Belfast region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

.NET Developer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) UX Design
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) UX Design
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Delphi
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle