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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 31 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.38% 0.85% 8.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 0.89% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £403 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +23.84%

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
228 112 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.20% 95.73% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 48 50
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

.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
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 24 February 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 -9 8 £403 - 5
.NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 10 (47.62%) MVC
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) WPF
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) XML
9 4 (19.05%) UML
9 4 (19.05%) HTML
9 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
10 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
10 3 (14.29%) TDD
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (14.29%) WCF
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) jQuery
10 3 (14.29%) CSS
10 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
11 2 (9.52%) IIS
11 2 (9.52%) HND
11 2 (9.52%) SOAP

.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 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (33.33%) WPF
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Handlebars
7 1 (4.76%) LINQ
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) UML
3 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) BDD
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) SOLID
5 1 (4.76%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) HND
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase