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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank - 17 23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 2.94% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.41% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £402 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.06% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
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
79 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 92.94% 86.27% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 61
Average daily rate £175 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £231 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% +36.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) Triplestore
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
5 3 (33.33%) SPARQL
5 3 (33.33%) Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) W3C
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) Xceptor
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) Triplestore
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MarkLogic
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mocha
2 1 (11.11%) QUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) webpack
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
6 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) Drools
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Core Animation
6 1 (11.11%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) W3C
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Parallel Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Metaprogramming
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SPARQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Korn
4 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 1 (11.11%) Actimize