The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 11 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 12.50% - 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.75% - 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £245
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Senior 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
149 60 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 98.03% 93.75% 89.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 32 67
Median daily rate £375 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £281 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.51 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £15.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £17.77 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) C#
4 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 13 (56.52%) Banking
5 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 10 (43.48%) Degree
5 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
5 10 (43.48%) BDD
6 9 (39.13%) NoSQL
7 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
7 8 (34.78%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
7 8 (34.78%) Front Office
7 8 (34.78%) Information Security
7 8 (34.78%) C++
7 8 (34.78%) Python
7 8 (34.78%) OOD
8 6 (26.09%) .NET
9 5 (21.74%) Fixed Income
9 5 (21.74%) Equities
9 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (17.39%) MVC
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.04%) WPF
12 2 (8.70%) Multithreaded Programming
12 2 (8.70%) Data Validation

Senior 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (56.52%) Banking
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.04%) WPF
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) J2SE
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) JSP
5 1 (4.35%) Servlets
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Equity Derivative
1 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) Equities
2 5 (21.74%) Fixed Income
2 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) BDD
2 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Information Security
3 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) OOD
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Data Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) C++
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
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