Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £412 per day in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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.

SQL Developer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 81 36
Rank change year-on-year +38 -45 -12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.19% 0.96% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.00% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.35% -3.90% -
10th Percentile £406 £358 £368
90th Percentile £474 £405 £403
Northern Ireland median daily rate £383 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +2.00% -2.60% -
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 312 598 225
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.86% 95.68% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 472 123
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +25.00% +7.32%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £163
90th Percentile £538 £513 £425
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £413 £330
% change year-on-year -0.12% +25.00% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 9 21
County Antrim median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +4.92%
10th Percentile £9.63 £10.45 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.25 £21.55 £20.00
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £15.75 £14.28 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.29% -13.45% +8.20%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in County Antrim

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in County Antrim

SQL 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 SQL Developer within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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 +39 4 £412 +11.35% 3
SQL Developer
Northern Ireland

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Akka
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

SQL 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Akka
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft