The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing .NET 11 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.50% 5.49% 14.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.93% 14.29% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £375 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 32.95% 38.46% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

.NET
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +8 11 £375 +15.38% 9
.NET
Northern Ireland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) VBA
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) OLAP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) FileNet
3 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) OLAP
2 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) FileNet Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago