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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 60 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 47.62% 28.71% 31.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.28% 30.53% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 95 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 92.86% 94.06% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 46 56
Average daily rate £300 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £230 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +1 60 £300 -14.28% 15
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (50.00%) Java
2 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.00%) HTML
3 29 (29.00%) CSS
3 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 24 (24.00%) SQL
5 24 (24.00%) Banking
6 21 (21.00%) Java EE
6 21 (21.00%) MVC
6 21 (21.00%) Apple iOS
7 19 (19.00%) Eclipse
7 19 (19.00%) Web Application Development
8 18 (18.00%) Mac OS X
8 18 (18.00%) UNIX
8 18 (18.00%) RAD
8 18 (18.00%) Dojo
9 16 (16.00%) Finance
9 16 (16.00%) Oracle
9 16 (16.00%) .NET
10 13 (13.00%) Hibernate
10 13 (13.00%) Spring
10 13 (13.00%) Investment Banking
11 12 (12.00%) Sybase
12 11 (11.00%) Perl
13 10 (10.00%) T-SQL
13 10 (10.00%) Shell Script
13 10 (10.00%) Credit Risk
14 9 (9.00%) Silverlight
14 9 (9.00%) C-shell

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.00%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.00%) Multicast
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.00%) QlikView
4 2 (2.00%) MS Access
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.00%) OLAP
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (19.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (8.00%) Maven
3 4 (4.00%) Subversion
4 3 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.00%) RubyMine
5 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.00%) StarTeam
6 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (24.00%) Banking
2 16 (16.00%) Finance
3 13 (13.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.00%) International Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.00%) HTML
1 29 (29.00%) CSS
2 21 (21.00%) Java EE
3 18 (18.00%) Dojo
4 16 (16.00%) .NET
5 13 (13.00%) Hibernate
5 13 (13.00%) Spring
6 9 (9.00%) Silverlight
7 8 (8.00%) J2EE
8 7 (7.00%) Spring Integration
9 6 (6.00%) jQuery
9 6 (6.00%) SOAP
9 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (5.00%) Struts
10 5 (5.00%) Web Services
11 4 (4.00%) HTML5
11 4 (4.00%) JSON
11 4 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.00%) iPhone
3 3 (3.00%) Streaming Video
3 3 (3.00%) Equities
3 3 (3.00%) IPTV
3 3 (3.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.00%) Video on Demand
3 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.00%) Derivative
4 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (18.00%) Mac OS X
2 18 (18.00%) UNIX
3 8 (8.00%) Android
4 5 (5.00%) Linux
5 3 (3.00%) Windows
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.00%) MVC
3 19 (19.00%) Web Application Development
4 18 (18.00%) RAD
5 8 (8.00%) Android Development
6 6 (6.00%) OO
7 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.00%) Active Record
7 5 (5.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.00%) Low Latency
8 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.00%) TDD
9 3 (3.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.00%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.00%) People Management
10 2 (2.00%) Image Processing
10 2 (2.00%) ETL
10 2 (2.00%) Migration
10 2 (2.00%) Workflow
11 1 (1.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) Java
2 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.00%) SQL
4 11 (11.00%) Perl
5 10 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (9.00%) C-shell
6 9 (9.00%) Korn
7 8 (8.00%) SQR
7 8 (8.00%) C#
8 5 (5.00%) Ruby
9 4 (4.00%) C++
10 3 (3.00%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.00%) VBScript
11 2 (2.00%) VB
11 2 (2.00%) Python
12 1 (1.00%) XAML
12 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Sybase
3 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.00%) Google
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.00%) Tableau
6 2 (2.00%) Apple
7 1 (1.00%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.00%) Telerik
7 1 (1.00%) Reuters
7 1 (1.00%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
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