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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 90 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.36% 37.74% 35.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.67% 39.60% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 23 20
Median daily rate £413 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
216 101 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 96.86% 95.28% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 46 46
Median daily rate £358 £325 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £109 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -1 89 £414 +27.30% 10
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 73 (45.91%) Java
2 69 (43.40%) Finance
3 61 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (33.96%) Linux
5 49 (30.82%) SQL
6 43 (27.04%) C#
7 40 (25.16%) Unix
8 39 (24.53%) Perl
9 37 (23.27%) KDB
10 36 (22.64%) JavaScript
11 35 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
12 33 (20.75%) C++
12 33 (20.75%) Banking
13 31 (19.50%) TDD
14 28 (17.61%) .NET
14 28 (17.61%) SQL Server
15 27 (16.98%) Solaris
15 27 (16.98%) AngularJS
15 27 (16.98%) Kdb+
16 23 (14.47%) Multithreading
17 22 (13.84%) BDD
17 22 (13.84%) Front Office
18 21 (13.21%) HTML
18 21 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (12.58%) OOD
20 19 (11.95%) MVC
21 18 (11.32%) Analytics
22 17 (10.69%) Degree
23 16 (10.06%) CSS
23 16 (10.06%) XML

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 7 (4.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.14%) Apache
4 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.26%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.63%) GitHub
2 1 (0.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.27%) KDB
2 28 (17.61%) SQL Server
3 27 (16.98%) Kdb+
4 16 (10.06%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.81%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.92%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.52%) DB2
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.63%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.63%) QlikView
10 1 (0.63%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.63%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.89%) Jasmine
2 3 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (1.89%) PhantomJS
3 2 (1.26%) Babel
3 2 (1.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.63%) Ant
4 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.63%) CppUnit
4 1 (0.63%) JUnit
4 1 (0.63%) Maven
4 1 (0.63%) NUnit
4 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) TestNG
General
1 69 (43.40%) Finance
2 33 (20.75%) Banking
3 22 (13.84%) Front Office
4 2 (1.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.61%) .NET
2 27 (16.98%) AngularJS
3 21 (13.21%) HTML
4 16 (10.06%) CSS
4 16 (10.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (10.06%) XML
5 15 (9.43%) Spring
6 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET
6 13 (8.18%) JSON
7 10 (6.29%) WPF
8 9 (5.66%) HTML5
8 9 (5.66%) Web Services
9 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (5.03%) CSS3
9 8 (5.03%) jQuery
9 8 (5.03%) Spring Boot
10 7 (4.40%) Spring MVC
11 6 (3.77%) Angular 2
12 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.55%) Equities
3 9 (5.66%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (3.14%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.14%) Fixed Income
4 5 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.14%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.52%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.89%) Derivative
7 2 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 54 (33.96%) Linux
2 40 (25.16%) Unix
3 27 (16.98%) Solaris
4 11 (6.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.50%) TDD
3 23 (14.47%) Multithreading
4 22 (13.84%) BDD
5 21 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (12.58%) OOD
7 19 (11.95%) MVC
8 18 (11.32%) Analytics
9 15 (9.43%) Information Security
9 15 (9.43%) Integration Testing
10 12 (7.55%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.92%) Mathematics
11 11 (6.92%) OO
11 11 (6.92%) UML
12 10 (6.29%) Data Validation
12 10 (6.29%) Validation
13 9 (5.66%) Scrum
14 6 (3.77%) Mentoring
15 5 (3.14%) Migration
16 4 (2.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (45.91%) Java
2 49 (30.82%) SQL
3 43 (27.04%) C#
4 39 (24.53%) Perl
5 36 (22.64%) JavaScript
6 33 (20.75%) C++
7 13 (8.18%) Python
8 10 (6.29%) C
9 6 (3.77%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.52%) Korn
10 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.89%) ECMAScript
11 3 (1.89%) ES6
11 3 (1.89%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.63%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.63%) VB
12 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.69%) Degree
2 2 (1.26%) HND
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Oracle
2 7 (4.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.40%) Twitter
3 4 (2.52%) Ab Initio
4 3 (1.89%) Murex
4 3 (1.89%) Sybase
5 1 (0.63%) Cognos
5 1 (0.63%) Guidewire
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago