The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 96 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 28.40% 9.09% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.72% 9.76% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £406 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £449 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +29.57% -8.38%  

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 323 82 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 95.56% 93.18% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 110 133
Median daily rate £413 £375 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +76.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £193 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £563 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 8
Median hourly rate £17.78 £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +1 92 £413 - 2
Java Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 102 (82.26%) Finance
3 80 (64.52%) OO
4 69 (55.65%) Banking
5 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (35.48%) SQL
7 40 (32.26%) Unix
8 39 (31.45%) Linux
9 36 (29.03%) Relational Database
10 35 (28.23%) Data Structures
11 33 (26.61%) Functional Programming
11 33 (26.61%) Investment Banking
12 32 (25.81%) Test Automation
13 24 (19.35%) Equities
13 24 (19.35%) Front Office
14 21 (16.94%) WebSphere
14 21 (16.94%) Mentoring
15 19 (15.32%) Spring
15 19 (15.32%) Data Modelling
16 16 (12.90%) JavaScript
16 16 (12.90%) Information Security
16 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.90%) Big Data
16 16 (12.90%) Low Latency
16 16 (12.90%) Integration Testing
16 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (12.90%) Spring Boot
17 14 (11.29%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (11.29%) XML

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 21 (16.94%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 16 (12.90%) Big Data
2 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (8.87%) Apache Hive
3 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.65%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.81%) Endeca
7 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.81%) Ant
2 1 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) JUnit
2 1 (0.81%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 102 (82.26%) Finance
2 69 (55.65%) Banking
3 33 (26.61%) Investment Banking
4 24 (19.35%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) Spring
2 16 (12.90%) Spring Boot
3 14 (11.29%) XML
4 13 (10.48%) JSON
5 11 (8.87%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.06%) RESTful
6 10 (8.06%) Spring Integration
6 10 (8.06%) Web Services
6 10 (8.06%) WPF
7 9 (7.26%) CSS
7 9 (7.26%) HTML
8 8 (6.45%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.45%) Java EE
8 8 (6.45%) JPA
8 8 (6.45%) JSP
8 8 (6.45%) Node.js
8 8 (6.45%) Servlets
9 5 (4.03%) Angular 2
9 5 (4.03%) Spring MVC
9 5 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.23%) Data Structures
2 24 (19.35%) Equities
3 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.29%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (6.45%) Virtual Team
6 6 (4.84%) Fixed Income
6 6 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.23%) Derivative
8 3 (2.42%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.26%) Unix
2 39 (31.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (64.52%) OO
2 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (26.61%) Functional Programming
4 32 (25.81%) Test Automation
5 21 (16.94%) Mentoring
6 19 (15.32%) Data Modelling
7 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.90%) Information Security
7 16 (12.90%) Integration Testing
7 16 (12.90%) Low Latency
8 14 (11.29%) TDD
9 13 (10.48%) ETL
9 13 (10.48%) MVC
10 11 (8.87%) Multithreading
11 8 (6.45%) Concurrent Programming
11 8 (6.45%) Pair Programming
11 8 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (4.84%) Case Management
13 5 (4.03%) Data Validation
13 5 (4.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (35.48%) SQL
3 16 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.26%) TypeScript
5 4 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.03%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Oracle
2 2 (1.61%) Murex
2 2 (1.61%) Talend
3 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
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