The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 27 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET 11 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.87% 13.54% 5.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.37% 37.14% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £331 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.87% +21.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%

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
54 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.89% 36.46% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 17
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 .NET.

1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) MVC
4 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (25.93%) WPF
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
10 4 (14.81%) UML
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) TDD
11 3 (11.11%) Banking
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (11.11%) Degree
11 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
11 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
11 3 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
11 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
12 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (7.41%) BDD

.NET
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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 14 (51.85%) C# Developer
4 11 (40.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) C# WPF Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (14.81%) WPF Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
10 1 (3.70%) .NET Architect
10 1 (3.70%) Architect
10 1 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
2 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) WPF
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) XML
5 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.41%) SOAP
7 2 (7.41%) WCF
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) JDBC
8 1 (3.70%) JSON
8 1 (3.70%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) Servlets
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
8 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) UML
4 3 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.70%) MVVM
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) SOLID
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) HND
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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