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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 44 29 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 41.12% 33.33% 43.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.90% 34.94% 57.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 68
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
105 83 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 98.13% 95.40% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 93
Average daily rate £215 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £17.00 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 44 £375 - 15
Newtownabbey - - - -
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 30 (37.04%) Java
2 23 (28.40%) XML
3 22 (27.16%) Finance
4 21 (25.93%) Oracle
5 19 (23.46%) SQL
5 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
5 19 (23.46%) Web Services
6 18 (22.22%) HTML
7 16 (19.75%) CSS
7 16 (19.75%) Linux
7 16 (19.75%) OO
7 16 (19.75%) Banking
8 14 (17.28%) UNIX
9 11 (13.58%) J2EE
9 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
9 11 (13.58%) JSON
9 11 (13.58%) KDB
9 11 (13.58%) HTML5
10 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (11.11%) CSS3
11 9 (11.11%) DB2
11 9 (11.11%) Shell Script
12 8 (9.88%) Ab Initio
12 8 (9.88%) Equities
12 8 (9.88%) Backbone.js
12 8 (9.88%) jQuery
12 8 (9.88%) Degree
13 7 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (8.64%) Apple iOS
13 7 (8.64%) Relational Database

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 4 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.70%) JBoss
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.23%) Kentico
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Exstream
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.70%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) FTP
2 2 (2.47%) SMS
3 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
1 11 (13.58%) KDB
2 9 (11.11%) DB2
3 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.94%) Triplestore
5 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.70%) DB2 UDB
6 3 (3.70%) MySQL
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.23%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.23%) MS Access
8 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Subversion
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.23%) Mocha
3 1 (1.23%) QUnit
3 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.23%) Grunt
3 1 (1.23%) Bower
3 1 (1.23%) webpack
3 1 (1.23%) Xcode
3 1 (1.23%) Ant
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (27.16%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Local Government
5 1 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) XML
2 19 (23.46%) Web Services
3 18 (22.22%) HTML
4 16 (19.75%) CSS
5 11 (13.58%) J2EE
5 11 (13.58%) JSON
5 11 (13.58%) HTML5
6 9 (11.11%) CSS3
7 8 (9.88%) Backbone.js
7 8 (9.88%) jQuery
8 7 (8.64%) Ajax
8 7 (8.64%) XHTML
9 6 (7.41%) .NET
9 6 (7.41%) XSL
10 5 (6.17%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.17%) SOAP
10 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
10 5 (6.17%) JMS
11 4 (4.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) Equities
3 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.94%) W3C
5 3 (3.70%) iPhone
5 3 (3.70%) Animation
5 3 (3.70%) Social Media
5 3 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.47%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.47%) Derivative
6 2 (2.47%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Linux
2 14 (17.28%) UNIX
3 7 (8.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.70%) Android
4 3 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) OO
2 7 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (8.64%) Graceful Degradation
2 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (8.64%) TDD
2 7 (8.64%) Web Design
2 7 (8.64%) MVC
3 6 (7.41%) iOS Development
3 6 (7.41%) Mobile Development
3 6 (7.41%) Multithreading
4 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
5 4 (4.94%) Analytics
5 4 (4.94%) People Management
5 4 (4.94%) Parallel Processing
5 4 (4.94%) Resource Management
5 4 (4.94%) Metaprogramming
6 3 (3.70%) Release Management
6 3 (3.70%) Data Mapping
6 3 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.04%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) SQL
2 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.64%) Objective-C
5 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.17%) C#
5 5 (6.17%) Perl
6 4 (4.94%) VB
6 4 (4.94%) Korn
6 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.94%) SPARQL
7 3 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (3.70%) ActionScript
7 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) C
9 1 (1.23%) C++
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) HND
3 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Control-M
3 1 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Oracle
2 8 (9.88%) Ab Initio
3 6 (7.41%) Actimize
4 3 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) Apple
6 1 (1.23%) F5
6 1 (1.23%) Twitter
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
Belfast, County Antrim
Northgate Public Services
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago