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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 36 47 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 35.64% 44.34% 33.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.36% 49.47% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 53
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£375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £360 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £499 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -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
99 95 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 98.02% 89.62% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 85
Average daily rate £250 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £184 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £24.75 £14.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.78% +12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 34 £375 -3.22% 12
County Armagh - 1 - -
Developer
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Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 25 (33.33%) Java
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
1 25 (33.33%) Web Services
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 20 (26.67%) XML
4 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (22.67%) Banking
6 16 (21.33%) Linux
7 15 (20.00%) .NET
7 15 (20.00%) C#
7 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.67%) HTML
9 13 (17.33%) CSS
9 13 (17.33%) Actimize
9 13 (17.33%) Finance
10 12 (16.00%) UNIX
10 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (16.00%) OO
10 12 (16.00%) Shell Script
10 12 (16.00%) JSON
11 11 (14.67%) jQuery
11 11 (14.67%) HTML5
11 11 (14.67%) XSL
11 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
11 11 (14.67%) MVC
12 10 (13.33%) CSS3
13 9 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (12.00%) Ajax
13 9 (12.00%) DB2
14 8 (10.67%) Ab Initio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.00%) Xceptor
2 3 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.33%) Kentico
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.33%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 1 (1.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) FTP
2 2 (2.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) SMS
3 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) DB2
3 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.67%) KDB
6 4 (5.33%) Triplestore
6 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.00%) DB2 UDB
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.67%) MS Access
9 1 (1.33%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (1.33%) QlikView
9 1 (1.33%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Subversion
2 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) JUnit
3 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.33%) QUnit
4 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.33%) Grunt
4 1 (1.33%) Bower
4 1 (1.33%) webpack
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.33%) Mocha
4 1 (1.33%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.33%) Ant
4 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 17 (22.67%) Banking
2 13 (17.33%) Finance
3 7 (9.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) Web Services
2 20 (26.67%) XML
3 15 (20.00%) .NET
4 14 (18.67%) HTML
5 13 (17.33%) CSS
6 12 (16.00%) JSON
7 11 (14.67%) jQuery
7 11 (14.67%) HTML5
7 11 (14.67%) XSL
7 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
8 10 (13.33%) CSS3
9 9 (12.00%) Ajax
10 8 (10.67%) Backbone.js
10 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (10.67%) WCF
11 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (9.33%) XHTML
12 5 (6.67%) JMS
12 5 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) W3C
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
3 3 (4.00%) Animation
3 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Equities
4 2 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.67%) Social Media
4 2 (2.67%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) iPhone
5 1 (1.33%) FMCG
5 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) UNIX
3 8 (10.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (2.67%) Windows
6 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.00%) OO
3 11 (14.67%) MVC
4 9 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (9.33%) SDLC
5 7 (9.33%) Graceful Degradation
5 7 (9.33%) Web Design
5 7 (9.33%) TDD
5 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.00%) iOS Development
7 5 (6.67%) Release Management
7 5 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Project Management
8 4 (5.33%) Metaprogramming
8 4 (5.33%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.33%) Mobile Development
8 4 (5.33%) Parallel Processing
9 3 (4.00%) Android Development
9 3 (4.00%) Web Development
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) Java
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 15 (20.00%) C#
4 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.33%) Korn
6 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.33%) SPARQL
7 3 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (4.00%) C++
7 3 (4.00%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.67%) C
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.33%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Puppet
1 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Control-M
3 1 (1.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) Actimize
3 8 (10.67%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Twitter
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
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