The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the County Antrim region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 32 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 25.00% 27.54% 35.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.35% 29.69% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 12
Median daily rate £325 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £463 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.48 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+9.73% +7.84%
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
117 64 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 91.41% 92.75% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 39 40
Median daily rate £315 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £93 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

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 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +2 32 £325 -13.33% 6
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 County Antrim region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) Java
2 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 14 (25.00%) .NET
3 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.00%) Finance
4 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.21%) C#
4 13 (23.21%) Oracle
5 12 (21.43%) HTML
5 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (21.43%) Banking
5 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.86%) MVC
6 10 (17.86%) Web Services
7 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
8 8 (14.29%) QlikView
8 8 (14.29%) CSS
9 7 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (12.50%) CRM
9 7 (12.50%) Cognos
9 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 7 (12.50%) Marketing
9 7 (12.50%) VMware
9 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
9 7 (12.50%) vRealize
10 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (10.71%) J2EE

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.36%) JBoss
2 3 (5.36%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) QlikView
3 7 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) Big Data
8 1 (1.79%) DB2
8 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) MySQL
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.79%) Power BI
8 1 (1.79%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) MorphX
2 1 (1.79%) NUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.79%) PVCS
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Marketing
4 4 (7.14%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) HTML
3 10 (17.86%) Web Services
4 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
5 8 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.71%) J2EE
6 6 (10.71%) JMS
7 5 (8.93%) HTML5
7 5 (8.93%) SOAP
7 5 (8.93%) Spring
8 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.14%) EJB
8 4 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (7.14%) Java EE 5
8 4 (7.14%) JAX-WS
8 4 (7.14%) JDBC
8 4 (7.14%) JSF
9 3 (5.36%) jQuery
9 3 (5.36%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.79%) Derivative
2 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.79%) User Experience
2 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
1 3 (5.36%) Unix
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.86%) MVC
3 7 (12.50%) CRM
4 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.14%) OOP
5 4 (7.14%) Web Development
6 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.36%) Data Validation
6 3 (5.36%) Scrum
6 3 (5.36%) Validation
6 3 (5.36%) Workflow
7 2 (3.57%) Change Control
7 2 (3.57%) Coaching
7 2 (3.57%) Defect Management
7 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 13 (23.21%) C#
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Scala
6 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.57%) VBScript
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) R
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
1 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) HL7
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) vRealize
2 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Cognos
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) Blue Prism
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Tableau