The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 65 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 48.15% 30.30% 31.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.85% 32.26% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 23
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£313 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Developer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim 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
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
123 93 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 91.11% 93.94% 97.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 40 59
Average daily rate £313 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -16.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Developer
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 Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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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 0 65 £313 -16.66% 13
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 57 (58.76%) Java
2 32 (32.99%) SQL
3 27 (27.84%) Banking
4 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
5 24 (24.74%) UNIX
5 24 (24.74%) Finance
6 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
7 20 (20.62%) Java EE
8 19 (19.59%) Oracle
9 17 (17.53%) CSS
9 17 (17.53%) HTML
10 15 (15.46%) Hibernate
10 15 (15.46%) Apple iOS
11 14 (14.43%) MVC
11 14 (14.43%) Spring
12 13 (13.40%) Perl
13 12 (12.37%) J2EE
13 12 (12.37%) Sybase
13 12 (12.37%) OO
13 12 (12.37%) Eclipse
13 12 (12.37%) Investment Banking
14 11 (11.34%) RAD
14 11 (11.34%) Mac OS X
14 11 (11.34%) Web Application Development
14 11 (11.34%) Dojo
15 10 (10.31%) Credit Risk
15 10 (10.31%) Shell Script
15 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
16 9 (9.28%) WebLogic

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.28%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.19%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.09%) Multicast
2 1 (1.03%) SMS
2 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.12%) KDB
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (2.06%) QlikView
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.03%) MS Access
6 1 (1.03%) OLAP
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) MySQL
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Eclipse
2 8 (8.25%) Maven
3 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (27.84%) Banking
2 24 (24.74%) Finance
3 12 (12.37%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.09%) International Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.62%) Java EE
2 17 (17.53%) HTML
2 17 (17.53%) CSS
3 15 (15.46%) Hibernate
4 14 (14.43%) Spring
5 12 (12.37%) J2EE
6 11 (11.34%) Dojo
7 8 (8.25%) Struts
8 7 (7.22%) .NET
8 7 (7.22%) SOAP
8 7 (7.22%) Spring Integration
9 6 (6.19%) FpML
10 5 (5.15%) Web Services
11 4 (4.12%) XML
11 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.12%) iPhone SDK
11 4 (4.12%) iOS SDK
11 4 (4.12%) JSON
11 4 (4.12%) jQuery
11 4 (4.12%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Credit Risk
2 9 (9.28%) Equities
3 6 (6.19%) Derivative
3 6 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.19%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.15%) iPhone
4 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.09%) Streaming Video
6 3 (3.09%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.03%) Social Media
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) UNIX
2 15 (15.46%) Apple iOS
3 11 (11.34%) Mac OS X
4 9 (9.28%) Android
5 8 (8.25%) Linux
6 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.06%) Solaris
8 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.43%) MVC
3 12 (12.37%) OO
4 11 (11.34%) RAD
4 11 (11.34%) Web Application Development
5 9 (9.28%) Android Development
6 8 (8.25%) People Management
7 6 (6.19%) iOS Development
8 5 (5.15%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.12%) TDD
9 4 (4.12%) Low Latency
10 3 (3.09%) Analytics
10 3 (3.09%) Data Modelling
11 2 (2.06%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.06%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.06%) Workflow
11 2 (2.06%) Migration
11 2 (2.06%) ETL
11 2 (2.06%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.76%) Java
2 32 (32.99%) SQL
3 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.40%) Perl
5 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.31%) Shell Script
6 9 (9.28%) Korn
6 9 (9.28%) C-shell
7 8 (8.25%) SQR
8 5 (5.15%) C#
9 4 (4.12%) C++
9 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.06%) PHP
11 2 (2.06%) VBScript
11 2 (2.06%) VB
12 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.03%) Python
12 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Oracle
2 12 (12.37%) Sybase
3 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.09%) Apple
5 3 (3.09%) Google
6 2 (2.06%) Tableau
7 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.03%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.03%) Reuters
7 1 (1.03%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
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