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 27 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
27 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 40 41 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 39.22% 40.59% 41.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.40% 43.62% 56.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 77
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £365 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
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
99 94 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 97.06% 93.07% 73.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 109
Average daily rate £263 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.53% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 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 27 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 40 £375 - 8
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 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 22 (30.99%) XML
2 21 (29.58%) Java
3 20 (28.17%) Oracle
4 19 (26.76%) Web Services
5 18 (25.35%) HTML
6 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
6 16 (22.54%) CSS
6 16 (22.54%) Finance
7 15 (21.13%) SQL
8 14 (19.72%) Linux
8 14 (19.72%) Banking
9 12 (16.90%) HTML5
10 11 (15.49%) OO
11 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
11 10 (14.08%) UNIX
11 10 (14.08%) JSON
11 10 (14.08%) CSS3
12 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (12.68%) DB2
12 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
13 8 (11.27%) J2EE
13 8 (11.27%) MVC
13 8 (11.27%) Ab Initio
13 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
13 8 (11.27%) Backbone.js
14 7 (9.86%) Graceful Degradation
14 7 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (9.86%) KDB
14 7 (9.86%) jQuery
14 7 (9.86%) Web Design

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.23%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Kentico
4 1 (1.41%) Node.js
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.41%) SAS
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Exstream
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.23%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.41%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 1 (1.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) FTP
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) DB2
3 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.86%) KDB
5 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.63%) Triplestore
7 3 (4.23%) DB2 UDB
8 2 (2.82%) MySQL
8 2 (2.82%) MS Access
9 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.41%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Subversion
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Mocha
3 1 (1.41%) QUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.41%) Grunt
3 1 (1.41%) Bower
3 1 (1.41%) webpack
3 1 (1.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.41%) Ant
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 14 (19.72%) Banking
3 6 (8.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Front Office
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) XML
2 19 (26.76%) Web Services
3 18 (25.35%) HTML
4 16 (22.54%) CSS
5 12 (16.90%) HTML5
6 10 (14.08%) JSON
6 10 (14.08%) CSS3
7 8 (11.27%) Backbone.js
7 8 (11.27%) J2EE
8 7 (9.86%) .NET
8 7 (9.86%) XSL
8 7 (9.86%) XHTML
8 7 (9.86%) Ajax
8 7 (9.86%) jQuery
9 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.04%) JMS
10 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.63%) Sass
11 4 (5.63%) Cocoa Touch
11 4 (5.63%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.63%) W3C
3 4 (5.63%) Equities
4 3 (4.23%) Animation
4 3 (4.23%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Social Media
5 2 (2.82%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.82%) iPhone
6 1 (1.41%) Open Source
6 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) UNIX
3 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) OO
2 8 (11.27%) MVC
3 7 (9.86%) Web Design
3 7 (9.86%) TDD
3 7 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (9.86%) Graceful Degradation
4 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.04%) Automated Testing
5 5 (7.04%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.04%) Mobile Development
6 4 (5.63%) Resource Management
6 4 (5.63%) Metaprogramming
6 4 (5.63%) Parallel Processing
7 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.23%) Data Mapping
7 3 (4.23%) Release Management
7 3 (4.23%) Project Management
7 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) Java
2 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.13%) SQL
4 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.45%) Objective-C
5 6 (8.45%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) Korn
6 4 (5.63%) SPARQL
6 4 (5.63%) VB
6 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.23%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.23%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (4.23%) C
7 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.23%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
8 2 (2.82%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) HND
3 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Puppet
1 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.82%) Control-M
3 1 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Ab Initio
3 7 (9.86%) Actimize
4 3 (4.23%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.41%) Apple
6 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.41%) F5
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter
Belfast
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
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Spring Technology
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The Curve Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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