The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 29 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.82% - 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-57.96% +15.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
222 81 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.37% 94.19% 89.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 36 47
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 1 5
Median hourly rate £12.34 £13.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.59% +25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Northern Ireland region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
County Antrim - 11 £375 - 3
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (40.00%) WPF
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (25.00%) XML
10 4 (20.00%) UML
10 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Banking
11 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.00%) TDD
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (15.00%) Degree
11 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (15.00%) HTML
12 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
12 2 (10.00%) Oracle
12 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
12 2 (10.00%) CSS
12 2 (10.00%) HND
12 2 (10.00%) Web Services
12 2 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
12 2 (10.00%) BDD

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) WPF
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) LINQ
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) UML
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) BDD
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle