The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.79% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 44 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 75.00% 68.75% 79.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 21 48
Median daily rate £375 £425 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -12.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the County Antrim region.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Software Engineering
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 Software Engineering within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 - 1 - - 2
Software Engineering
Northern Ireland

Software Engineering
Top 19 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) J2SE
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS

Software Engineering
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL