The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 14 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 10.23% 4.55% 7.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.34% 5.06% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £325 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +0.57%
Senior 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 79 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 98.86% 89.77% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 22
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £101 £185
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 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 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 +5 9 £325 -10.34% 2
Senior Developer
Northern Ireland

Senior Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) Android Studio
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Android Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
1 1 (11.11%) SAP