The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 16 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 6.25% - 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £355 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
.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
124 52 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 96.88% 91.23% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 38 75
Median daily rate £350 £268 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.84% -15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £88 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.77 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% -28.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Belfast region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, .NET 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 Belfast region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) WPF
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) Banking
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) UML
9 3 (23.08%) OOP
9 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
9 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
10 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
10 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 2 (15.38%) BDD
10 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (15.38%) XML
10 2 (15.38%) Oracle

.NET Developer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (53.85%) WPF
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Prism