The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 50 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 42.37% 32.29% 24.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.55% 36.47% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 23
Average daily rate
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£325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Developer
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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
97 85 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 82.20% 88.54% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 31 77
Average daily rate £313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £130 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £12.42 £8.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.03 £13.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim 0 42 £319 -15.00% 7
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 61 (53.98%) Java
2 31 (27.43%) SQL
3 28 (24.78%) SQL Server
3 28 (24.78%) Finance
4 26 (23.01%) Banking
5 23 (20.35%) UNIX
6 22 (19.47%) Oracle
7 21 (18.58%) J2EE
7 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
7 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (15.93%) HTML
9 17 (15.04%) CSS
10 16 (14.16%) Java EE
11 15 (13.27%) Apple iOS
11 15 (13.27%) Hibernate
12 14 (12.39%) MVC
12 14 (12.39%) Spring
13 13 (11.50%) Perl
13 13 (11.50%) OO
14 11 (9.73%) Sybase
14 11 (9.73%) Investment Banking
15 10 (8.85%) Degree
15 10 (8.85%) .NET
15 10 (8.85%) Linux
15 10 (8.85%) Equities
15 10 (8.85%) Shell Script
16 9 (7.96%) WebLogic
16 9 (7.96%) XML
16 9 (7.96%) iOS Development
16 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.96%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.31%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.88%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Exstream
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.88%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) Bluetooth
1 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.65%) Multicast
1 3 (2.65%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) FTP
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.31%) KDB
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.65%) MySQL
5 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.77%) QlikView
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.88%) DB2
7 1 (0.88%) OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) MS Access
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.88%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.19%) Maven
3 3 (2.65%) MonkeyTalk
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.88%) Xcode
5 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (24.78%) Finance
2 26 (23.01%) Banking
3 11 (9.73%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.65%) International Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) J2EE
2 18 (15.93%) HTML
3 17 (15.04%) CSS
4 16 (14.16%) Java EE
5 15 (13.27%) Hibernate
6 14 (12.39%) Spring
7 10 (8.85%) .NET
8 9 (7.96%) XML
9 8 (7.08%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (7.08%) Struts
10 7 (6.19%) SOAP
10 7 (6.19%) Dojo
11 6 (5.31%) jQuery
11 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET
11 6 (5.31%) Web Services
11 6 (5.31%) FpML
12 5 (4.42%) iOS SDK
12 5 (4.42%) Spring Integration
13 4 (3.54%) Android SDK
13 4 (3.54%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Equities
2 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.08%) Credit Risk
4 6 (5.31%) Derivative
4 6 (5.31%) iPhone
4 6 (5.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (5.31%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.54%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.35%) UNIX
2 15 (13.27%) Apple iOS
3 10 (8.85%) Linux
4 8 (7.08%) Android
5 7 (6.19%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.77%) Solaris
8 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.39%) MVC
3 13 (11.50%) OO
4 9 (7.96%) iOS Development
5 8 (7.08%) People Management
5 8 (7.08%) Android Development
6 7 (6.19%) RAD
6 7 (6.19%) Multithreading
6 7 (6.19%) Web Application Development
7 5 (4.42%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.54%) Analytics
8 4 (3.54%) Low Latency
8 4 (3.54%) Automated Testing
8 4 (3.54%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.65%) Workflow
9 3 (2.65%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.65%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.65%) Release Management
9 3 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.98%) Java
2 31 (27.43%) SQL
3 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.50%) Perl
5 10 (8.85%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.08%) Korn
6 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.19%) SQR
7 7 (6.19%) C#
7 7 (6.19%) C-shell
8 6 (5.31%) C++
8 6 (5.31%) VB
9 5 (4.42%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.54%) PHP
10 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.77%) VBScript
11 2 (1.77%) C
12 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) HND
3 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Control-M
1 1 (0.88%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (19.47%) Oracle
2 11 (9.73%) Sybase
3 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.54%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.65%) Apple
5 3 (2.65%) HP
6 2 (1.77%) Tableau
6 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.88%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.88%) Reuters
7 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.88%) Google
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