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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 27 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 5.19% - 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.42 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-59.94% +13.23%

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
208 73 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 98.11% 94.81% 88.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 31 41
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £254 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

.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 18 January 2017.

.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 18 January 2017, .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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 7 (36.84%) WPF
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) UML
9 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 3 (15.79%) Banking
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
10 2 (10.53%) Web Services
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
10 2 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
10 2 (10.53%) BDD
10 2 (10.53%) VB.NET

.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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) WPF
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) LINQ
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) HND
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle