The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the County Antrim region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 19 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.98% 3.03% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 4.12% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £400 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.29 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96 170 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 94.12% 73.59% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 107 30
Average daily rate £360 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £225 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Developer
Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +10 1 £400 +52.38% 2
Senior Developer
Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) EDRMS
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OOD
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle