Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 15 24
Rank change year-on-year -34 +9 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 36 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.07% 9.42% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.46% 40.63% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 2
County Antrim median daily rate £403 £390 £246
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.27% +58.38% -24.23%
10th Percentile £292 £263 £157
90th Percentile £573 £483 £352
Northern Ireland median daily rate £403 £390 £246
% change year-on-year +3.27% +58.38% -24.23%
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 249 64 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 41.99% 23.19% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 32 14
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £295
90th Percentile £488 £453 £461
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.41% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
% change year-on-year +13.61% - -

.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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 -29 35 £403 +3.21% 5
.NET
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for .NET.

1 23 (63.89%) SQL
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) C#
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) Finance
4 13 (36.11%) Banking
5 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 12 (33.33%) Java
5 12 (33.33%) Linux
6 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
6 11 (30.56%) WCF
7 10 (27.78%) HTML
7 10 (27.78%) Web Services
8 9 (25.00%) XML
8 9 (25.00%) Oracle
8 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.22%) JSON
9 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
9 8 (22.22%) HTML5
9 8 (22.22%) Node.js
9 8 (22.22%) LDAP
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.22%) Artifactory
9 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.22%) npm
10 7 (19.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

.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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) npm
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Artifactory
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 7 (19.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (13.89%) NUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Moq
5 1 (2.78%) ProC
5 1 (2.78%) QUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
2 11 (30.56%) WCF
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) Web Services
4 9 (25.00%) XML
5 8 (22.22%) HTML5
5 8 (22.22%) JSON
5 8 (22.22%) Node.js
6 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (13.89%) CSS
8 4 (11.11%) .NET Remoting
8 4 (11.11%) Protocol Buffers
8 4 (11.11%) REST
8 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.33%) WPF
10 2 (5.56%) SOAP
11 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Derivative
3 2 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 6 (16.67%) SOA
3 6 (16.67%) TDD
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) BDD
7 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.56%) Process Management
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) C#
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (11.11%) C
5 4 (11.11%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) C++/CLI
5 4 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Google
3 4 (11.11%) Perforce
3 4 (11.11%) Siebel
4 3 (8.33%) BMC
4 3 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (2.78%) BT
5 1 (2.78%) Infragistics
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO