The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra-Low Latency 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 Ultra-Low Latency over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 £350
% change year-on-year
- +78.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ultra-Low Latency
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
99 45 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 80.49% 66.18% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 41
Median daily rate £300 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £93 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £575 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Ultra-Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Ultra-Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Ultra-Low Latency
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Ultra-Low Latency Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim