Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 23 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.

Senior Java Developer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +28
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 141 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 24.23% 5.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 25.45% 5.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 125 10 0
County Antrim median daily rate £425 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £375 -
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
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 554 262 115
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.19% 95.62% 90.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 147 71
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +13.82% -1.60%
10th Percentile £289 £138 £100
90th Percentile £513 £438 £519
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%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

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 6 months to 23 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 +16 136 £425 +11.84% 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 23 November 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Java
2 118 (83.69%) Finance
3 114 (80.85%) Banking
4 95 (67.38%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (56.03%) OO
6 73 (51.77%) Functional Programming
6 73 (51.77%) Data Structures
7 67 (47.52%) Test Automation
8 63 (44.68%) Investment Banking
9 47 (33.33%) Spring
10 46 (32.62%) Hibernate
11 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
12 44 (31.21%) CSS
12 44 (31.21%) MVC
13 41 (29.08%) XML
14 37 (26.24%) Spring Integration
15 35 (24.82%) Web Services
16 33 (23.40%) WebSphere
17 32 (22.70%) Oracle
17 32 (22.70%) RESTful
18 31 (21.99%) Virtual Team
19 30 (21.28%) JSP
20 28 (19.86%) AngularJS
21 27 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 27 (19.15%) Backbone.js
21 27 (19.15%) DB2
21 27 (19.15%) JSON
22 25 (17.73%) SQL
23 23 (16.31%) HTML
24 22 (15.60%) Relational Database

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 33 (23.40%) WebSphere
2 15 (10.64%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) DB2
2 22 (15.60%) Relational Database
3 18 (12.77%) RDBMS
4 16 (11.35%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (2.13%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.13%) Big Data
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.42%) KDB
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.13%) Bower
2 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.13%) Grunt
2 3 (2.13%) Jasmine
2 3 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 118 (83.69%) Finance
2 114 (80.85%) Banking
3 63 (44.68%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.55%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (33.33%) Spring
2 46 (32.62%) Hibernate
3 44 (31.21%) CSS
4 41 (29.08%) XML
5 37 (26.24%) Spring Integration
6 35 (24.82%) Web Services
7 32 (22.70%) RESTful
8 30 (21.28%) JSP
9 28 (19.86%) AngularJS
10 27 (19.15%) Backbone.js
10 27 (19.15%) JSON
10 27 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (16.31%) HTML
12 21 (14.89%) Java EE
12 21 (14.89%) Spring Boot
13 17 (12.06%) JPA
13 17 (12.06%) Node.js
13 17 (12.06%) Servlets
14 15 (10.64%) Struts
15 13 (9.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 73 (51.77%) Data Structures
2 31 (21.99%) Virtual Team
3 12 (8.51%) Equities
4 10 (7.09%) User Experience
5 8 (5.67%) Fixed Income
5 8 (5.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.42%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.51%) Unix
2 7 (4.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (67.38%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (56.03%) OO
3 73 (51.77%) Functional Programming
4 67 (47.52%) Test Automation
5 44 (31.21%) MVC
6 18 (12.77%) Data Modelling
6 18 (12.77%) TDD
7 17 (12.06%) Concurrent Programming
7 17 (12.06%) Multithreading
8 13 (9.22%) Waterfall
9 10 (7.09%) Low Latency
9 10 (7.09%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.09%) Microservices
9 10 (7.09%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (5.67%) Analytics
10 8 (5.67%) Data Analytics
11 4 (2.84%) ETL
12 3 (2.13%) Case Management
13 2 (1.42%) OOD
13 2 (1.42%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 141 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.73%) SQL
4 18 (12.77%) TypeScript
5 4 (2.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (22.70%) Oracle
2 10 (7.09%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.42%) Sencha
4 1 (0.71%) Talend