The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 20.00% 41.41% 42.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.93% 42.71% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £458 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
86 96 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 95.56% 96.97% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 32
Median daily rate £325 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £103 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +29.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

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

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 20 (38.46%) HTML
3 19 (36.54%) Java
4 16 (30.77%) SQL
5 15 (28.85%) .NET
6 14 (26.92%) C#
6 14 (26.92%) CSS
6 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
8 9 (17.31%) Spring
9 8 (15.38%) MVC
9 8 (15.38%) CRM
9 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (13.46%) Marketing
10 7 (13.46%) Spring MVC
10 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
11 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
12 5 (9.62%) Unix
12 5 (9.62%) Linux
12 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (9.62%) Banking
12 5 (9.62%) Advertising
12 5 (9.62%) Web Development
12 5 (9.62%) jQuery
12 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (9.62%) HTML5

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 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) FileNet
3 2 (3.85%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.85%) Node.js
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.77%) OLAP
6 3 (5.77%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.92%) DB2
8 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) PVCS
3 1 (1.92%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) MorphX
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.46%) Marketing
2 5 (9.62%) Advertising
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) HTML
2 15 (28.85%) .NET
3 14 (26.92%) CSS
4 9 (17.31%) Spring
5 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
5 7 (13.46%) Spring MVC
6 5 (9.62%) HTML5
6 5 (9.62%) jQuery
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.69%) Web Services
7 4 (7.69%) XML
8 3 (5.77%) Ajax
8 3 (5.77%) JSF
8 3 (5.77%) JSP
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.85%) EJB
9 2 (3.85%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (3.85%) Java EE 5
9 2 (3.85%) JAX-WS
9 2 (3.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Derivative
2 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.92%) User Experience
2 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
1 5 (9.62%) Unix
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) CRM
1 8 (15.38%) MVC
2 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.62%) Web Development
4 4 (7.69%) Data Validation
4 4 (7.69%) UML
4 4 (7.69%) Validation
5 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) Workflow
6 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.85%) Defect Management
6 2 (3.85%) DevOps
6 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (3.85%) OO
6 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.85%) SDLC
6 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) Java
3 16 (30.77%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.77%) VBA
8 2 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.85%) VBScript
9 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
9 1 (1.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Guidewire
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