The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Senior Java Developer
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 18 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 20 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 9.52% 6.14% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.80% 6.42% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 2
Median daily rate £413 £325 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -15.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 204 109 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 97.14% 95.61% 98.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 50 52
Median daily rate £395 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £105 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £438 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.61 £40.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in County Antrim

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in County Antrim

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 -4 19 £413 +26.92% 2
Senior Java Developer
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (64.52%) Finance
3 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Banking
5 13 (41.94%) Front Office
5 13 (41.94%) Unix
5 13 (41.94%) Linux
5 13 (41.94%) OO
6 11 (35.48%) TDD
7 10 (32.26%) Information Security
7 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (32.26%) Integration Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Equities
9 7 (22.58%) Python
9 7 (22.58%) OOD
9 7 (22.58%) C#
9 7 (22.58%) C++
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
9 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
9 7 (22.58%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
10 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
11 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
11 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
11 5 (16.13%) Data Validation
11 5 (16.13%) Validation
11 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.90%) Spring Boot

Senior 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 4 (12.90%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Ant
1 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) Banking
3 13 (41.94%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.90%) Angular 2
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.23%) FpML
3 1 (3.23%) J2SE
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) JSP
3 1 (3.23%) Murex MxML
3 1 (3.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Equities
2 7 (22.58%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income
4 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
1 13 (41.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) OO
3 11 (35.48%) TDD
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (32.26%) Information Security
4 10 (32.26%) Integration Testing
5 7 (22.58%) BDD
5 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
5 7 (22.58%) OOD
6 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
7 5 (16.13%) Data Validation
7 5 (16.13%) Validation
8 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
9 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.45%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
11 1 (3.23%) Index Arbitrage
11 1 (3.23%) Migration
11 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) C++
3 7 (22.58%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Murex
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £381.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago