The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the County Antrim region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 11 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.59% 1.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 2.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Microsoft 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
87 99 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 95.60% 97.06% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 32
Median daily rate £325 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £103 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +29.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of IT contracts across the County Antrim region that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the County Antrim region.

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 6 £350 -
Microsoft Developer
Northern Ireland

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Microsoft 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 Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) CRM
3 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (54.55%) Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Advertising
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (27.27%) VBA
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) OLAP
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office

Microsoft 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (27.27%) OLAP
3 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MorphX
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) X++
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft