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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 93 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 41.52% 35.71% 34.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.47% 37.50% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 16 22
Median daily rate £420 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £310 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
219 80 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 97.77% 95.24% 90.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 32 46
Median daily rate £360 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £256 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.34 - £10.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 0 93 £420 +29.23% 12
Developer
Northern Ireland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 59 (45.38%) Java
2 51 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (37.69%) Finance
4 42 (32.31%) SQL
5 40 (30.77%) Linux
6 36 (27.69%) C#
7 33 (25.38%) Perl
8 32 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (23.85%) KDB
10 29 (22.31%) C++
11 28 (21.54%) Unix
11 28 (21.54%) TDD
12 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
13 26 (20.00%) Banking
14 23 (17.69%) .NET
14 23 (17.69%) Solaris
14 23 (17.69%) Kdb+
15 22 (16.92%) SQL Server
16 21 (16.15%) BDD
17 19 (14.62%) Multithreading
17 19 (14.62%) AngularJS
18 18 (13.85%) OOD
19 17 (13.08%) MVC
19 17 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (11.54%) Degree
20 15 (11.54%) HTML
21 14 (10.77%) XML
21 14 (10.77%) Front Office
21 14 (10.77%) NoSQL
21 14 (10.77%) Analytics

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 5 (3.85%) Apache
1 5 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.54%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.77%) Confluence
4 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.77%) IIS
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) EngageOne
1 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.85%) KDB
2 23 (17.69%) Kdb+
3 22 (16.92%) SQL Server
4 14 (10.77%) NoSQL
5 11 (8.46%) RDBMS
5 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.08%) DB2
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.77%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.77%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.77%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.31%) Jasmine
2 3 (2.31%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (2.31%) PhantomJS
3 2 (1.54%) Babel
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.77%) Ant
4 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.77%) CppUnit
4 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.77%) JIRA
4 1 (0.77%) JUnit
4 1 (0.77%) Maven
4 1 (0.77%) NUnit
4 1 (0.77%) Subversion
4 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.77%) TestNG
General
1 49 (37.69%) Finance
2 26 (20.00%) Banking
3 14 (10.77%) Front Office
4 1 (0.77%) Advertising
4 1 (0.77%) Billing
4 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.77%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.69%) .NET
2 19 (14.62%) AngularJS
3 15 (11.54%) HTML
4 14 (10.77%) XML
5 12 (9.23%) Spring
6 11 (8.46%) CSS
6 11 (8.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 9 (6.92%) WPF
9 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (5.38%) Web Services
10 6 (4.62%) HTML5
10 6 (4.62%) JSON
10 6 (4.62%) Spring MVC
11 5 (3.85%) CSS3
11 5 (3.85%) jQuery
11 5 (3.85%) Spring Boot
12 4 (3.08%) Angular 2
13 3 (2.31%) Node.js
13 3 (2.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.92%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (5.38%) Equities
5 5 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.85%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.31%) Derivative
6 3 (2.31%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.77%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.77%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.77%) Linux
2 28 (21.54%) Unix
3 23 (17.69%) Solaris
4 9 (6.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.54%) TDD
3 21 (16.15%) BDD
4 19 (14.62%) Multithreading
5 18 (13.85%) OOD
6 17 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (13.08%) MVC
7 14 (10.77%) Analytics
8 12 (9.23%) Information Security
8 12 (9.23%) Integration Testing
9 10 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.92%) UML
11 7 (5.38%) Data Validation
11 7 (5.38%) Validation
12 5 (3.85%) Configuration Management
12 5 (3.85%) Migration
12 5 (3.85%) Scrum
13 4 (3.08%) Automated Testing
13 4 (3.08%) Resource Management
13 4 (3.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.38%) Java
2 42 (32.31%) SQL
3 36 (27.69%) C#
4 33 (25.38%) Perl
5 29 (22.31%) C++
6 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
7 13 (10.00%) Python
8 8 (6.15%) C
9 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.08%) Korn
9 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.31%) ECMAScript
10 3 (2.31%) ES6
10 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.31%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.31%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.77%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (7.69%) Oracle
2 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.08%) Ab Initio
3 4 (3.08%) Twitter
4 3 (2.31%) Murex
5 1 (0.77%) Guidewire
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