Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 22 27
Rank change year-on-year -38 +5 -12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 17 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.10% 3.67% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 3.92% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 3
County Antrim median daily rate £275 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +5.69% -18.00%
10th Percentile £260 £257 £227
90th Percentile £423 £407 £332
Northern Ireland median daily rate £275 £325 £316
% change year-on-year -15.38% +2.77% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 530 204 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 96.54% 93.58% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 99 95
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +30.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £280 £103 £118
90th Percentile £500 £475 £511
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £325 £260
% change year-on-year +26.92% +25.00% -22.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 6
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.41% -6.45% +14.81%
10th Percentile £12.83 £10.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £22.47 £26.00 £32.00
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.56 £14.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% -17.86% +25.00%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in County Antrim

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in County Antrim

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in County Antrim over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in County Antrim

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in County Antrim

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -35 17 £275 -15.38% 3
.NET Developer
Northern Ireland

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 County Antrim region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) C#
4 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 12 (70.59%) WCF
4 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (64.71%) JSON
5 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 11 (64.71%) Web Services
6 10 (58.82%) XML
6 10 (58.82%) PL/SQL
6 10 (58.82%) HTML
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle
6 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
6 10 (58.82%) CSS
6 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 10 (58.82%) Banking
7 9 (52.94%) MVC
7 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
8 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
8 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (41.18%) HTML5
9 7 (41.18%) User Experience
9 7 (41.18%) CRM
9 7 (41.18%) Siebel
9 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
9 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
10 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (23.53%) WPF
11 4 (23.53%) Scrum

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) QUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (70.59%) WCF
3 11 (64.71%) JSON
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 10 (58.82%) XML
5 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) WPF
8 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET
8 3 (17.65%) RESTful
8 3 (17.65%) WF
9 2 (11.76%) DOM
9 2 (11.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) CRM
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Memory Management
5 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
7 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (58.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Siebel
3 3 (17.65%) Sybase