Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Java Developer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 12 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 205 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 34.98% 11.64% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.74% 12.17% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 24 2
County Antrim median daily rate £415 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% +10.00% +12.00%
10th Percentile £395 £343 £318
90th Percentile £460 £420 £383
Northern Ireland median daily rate £415 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +7.79% +2.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

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

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
County Antrim
Contract vacancies in County Antrim with a recognized job title 558 263 117
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 95.64% 90.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 148 72
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +12.90% -0.80%
10th Percentile £289 £138 £100
90th Percentile £513 £438 £517
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £350 £313
% change year-on-year +17.86% +12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 33 3
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -6.56% -9.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £21.00 £28.00 £17.49
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.28 £14.30 £15.25
% change year-on-year -0.10% -6.26% -9.55%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in County Antrim

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in County Antrim

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in County Antrim over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in County Antrim

Java 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 Java Developer within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 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 +7 200 £414 +7.47% 4
Java Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Java 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 Java Developer in the job title.

1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 156 (76.10%) Finance
3 141 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (63.41%) Banking
5 109 (53.17%) OO
6 89 (43.41%) Test Automation
7 80 (39.02%) Data Structures
8 79 (38.54%) Functional Programming
9 76 (37.07%) Spring
10 75 (36.59%) JavaScript
11 69 (33.66%) Investment Banking
12 66 (32.20%) XML
13 65 (31.71%) Hibernate
14 64 (31.22%) CSS
15 59 (28.78%) MVC
16 57 (27.80%) Oracle
17 55 (26.83%) WebSphere
18 53 (25.85%) Web Services
18 53 (25.85%) Spring Integration
19 52 (25.37%) Relational Database
20 49 (23.90%) SQL
20 49 (23.90%) RESTful
21 47 (22.93%) JSP
21 47 (22.93%) AngularJS
22 44 (21.46%) Backbone.js
23 42 (20.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 42 (20.49%) DB2
24 40 (19.51%) TDD
25 34 (16.59%) JSON
26 33 (16.10%) RDBMS

Java 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 55 (26.83%) WebSphere
2 32 (15.61%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.98%) JBoss
3 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.37%) Relational Database
2 42 (20.49%) DB2
3 33 (16.10%) RDBMS
4 30 (14.63%) DB2 UDB
5 15 (7.32%) Big Data
6 13 (6.34%) SQL Server
7 12 (5.85%) Hadoop
8 11 (5.37%) Apache Hive
8 11 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.98%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.98%) KDB
11 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.98%) MySQL
11 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (10.24%) Eclipse
1 21 (10.24%) JUnit
2 19 (9.27%) Cucumber
3 18 (8.78%) Grunt
3 18 (8.78%) Jasmine
4 17 (8.29%) Bower
5 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.46%) Selenium
6 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.98%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.98%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.98%) JIRA
6 2 (0.98%) JMeter
6 2 (0.98%) Maven
6 2 (0.98%) Mockito
6 2 (0.98%) NetBeans
6 2 (0.98%) Subversion
6 2 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.98%) TeamCity
General
1 156 (76.10%) Finance
2 130 (63.41%) Banking
3 69 (33.66%) Investment Banking
4 22 (10.73%) Front Office
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (37.07%) Spring
2 66 (32.20%) XML
3 65 (31.71%) Hibernate
4 64 (31.22%) CSS
5 53 (25.85%) Spring Integration
5 53 (25.85%) Web Services
6 49 (23.90%) RESTful
7 47 (22.93%) AngularJS
7 47 (22.93%) JSP
8 44 (21.46%) Backbone.js
9 42 (20.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 34 (16.59%) JSON
11 30 (14.63%) Ajax
11 30 (14.63%) Struts
12 28 (13.66%) HTML
13 25 (12.20%) Java EE
13 25 (12.20%) Spring Boot
14 17 (8.29%) Gherkin
14 17 (8.29%) JPA
14 17 (8.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 80 (39.02%) Data Structures
2 32 (15.61%) Virtual Team
3 19 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.78%) Equities
5 15 (7.32%) User Experience
6 11 (5.37%) Mobile App
7 9 (4.39%) Fixed Income
7 9 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.44%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.46%) Derivative
10 3 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.49%) STB
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.12%) Linux
2 29 (14.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (53.17%) OO
3 89 (43.41%) Test Automation
4 79 (38.54%) Functional Programming
5 59 (28.78%) MVC
6 40 (19.51%) TDD
7 30 (14.63%) Waterfall
8 28 (13.66%) Mentoring
9 19 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (9.27%) Data Modelling
9 19 (9.27%) Microservices
9 19 (9.27%) Multithreading
10 17 (8.29%) Concurrent Programming
11 16 (7.80%) Integration Testing
12 14 (6.83%) Information Security
12 14 (6.83%) Low Latency
13 12 (5.85%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (4.39%) ETL
15 8 (3.90%) Analytics
15 8 (3.90%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 49 (23.90%) SQL
4 18 (8.78%) TypeScript
5 4 (1.95%) Scala
6 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (7.80%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 57 (27.80%) Oracle
2 13 (6.34%) TIBCO
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.98%) Sencha
3 2 (0.98%) Talend
4 1 (0.49%) SAP