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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 34 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 38.64% 28.57% 34.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.53% 32.50% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 11
Average daily rate £325 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £293 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £377 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
86 80 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 97.73% 87.91% 98.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 19
Average daily rate £325 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £105 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +2 34 £325 -1.88% 18
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (53.57%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) Java
3 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 15 (26.79%) HTML
6 14 (25.00%) VBA
7 12 (21.43%) CSS
7 12 (21.43%) Banking
7 12 (21.43%) Finance
7 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (19.64%) Sybase
8 11 (19.64%) C#
8 11 (19.64%) VB
8 11 (19.64%) Linux
8 11 (19.64%) MS Access
9 10 (17.86%) .NET
10 9 (16.07%) Windows
11 8 (14.29%) Spring
11 8 (14.29%) Unix
11 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
12 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (10.71%) MVC
12 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
13 5 (8.93%) Multithreading
13 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (8.93%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) Drupal
3 2 (3.57%) FileNet
3 2 (3.57%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 11 (19.64%) MS Access
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.93%) NewSQL
4 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.36%) OLAP
6 3 (5.36%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) DB2
8 1 (1.79%) GIS
8 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) PVCS
3 1 (1.79%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.43%) Banking
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Advertising
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) HTML
2 12 (21.43%) CSS
3 10 (17.86%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) Spring
5 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
6 5 (8.93%) STL
7 4 (7.14%) HTML5
7 4 (7.14%) jQuery
7 4 (7.14%) JSF
7 4 (7.14%) XML
8 3 (5.36%) Ajax
8 3 (5.36%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) J2EE
8 3 (5.36%) JSP
8 3 (5.36%) Web Services
9 2 (3.57%) EJB
9 2 (3.57%) JAX-WS
9 2 (3.57%) JDBC
9 2 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) Interactive TV
3 1 (1.79%) STB
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (10.71%) MVC
2 5 (8.93%) Low Latency
2 5 (8.93%) Multithreading
2 5 (8.93%) OO
3 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.14%) Data Validation
3 4 (7.14%) DevOps
3 4 (7.14%) UML
3 4 (7.14%) Validation
4 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.36%) CRM
4 3 (5.36%) OOD
4 3 (5.36%) Workflow
5 2 (3.57%) Coaching
5 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.57%) Defect Management
5 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (3.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) Java
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.00%) VBA
5 11 (19.64%) C#
5 11 (19.64%) VB
6 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.93%) C++
8 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
9 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Sybase
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Guidewire
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