Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 21 18
Rank change year-on-year -31 -3 +14
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.59% 7.44% 6.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.66% 34.72% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 2
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £334 £265 £355
90th Percentile £423 £484 £395
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £14.34 -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £14.34 -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 176 72 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 37.21% 21.43% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 33 20
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +10.27% +16.08%
10th Percentile £313 £265 £313
90th Percentile £475 £425 £450
Northern Ireland median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £12.17 -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £12.17 -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in County Antrim

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in County Antrim

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in County Antrim over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in County Antrim

.NET
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 in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in County Antrim

.NET
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 within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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 -31 17 £400 - 21
.NET
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for .NET.

1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) SOA
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (23.53%) SaaS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban

.NET
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:

Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ProC
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) CRM Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) TIBCO Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) React
6 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) CSS
7 1 (5.88%) JMS
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) Rendezvous
7 1 (5.88%) Task Parallel Library
7 1 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms
7 1 (5.88%) WSDL
7 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) SOA
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Kanban
4 4 (23.53%) Presales
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 4 (23.53%) Service Design
4 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) B2B
7 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Infragistics
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO