Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Web Services
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 33 24
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 79 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 13.50% 1.80% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.91% 8.06% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 2 1
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £275 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.22% +41.54%
10th Percentile £389 £263 £455
90th Percentile £449 £288 £465
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £275 £460
% change year-on-year +50.00% -40.22% +41.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 233 62 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 39.83% 22.30% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 30 14
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.10% -1.88% +33.33%
10th Percentile £344 £250 £295
90th Percentile £475 £458 £461
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.41% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
% change year-on-year +13.61% - -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in County Antrim over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
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 Web Services within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 24 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 +13 78 £413 +50.00% 1
Web Services
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 57 (72.15%) Java
2 55 (69.62%) XML
3 53 (67.09%) JavaScript
4 50 (63.29%) Spring
5 49 (62.03%) MVC
5 49 (62.03%) CSS
6 46 (58.23%) Hibernate
6 46 (58.23%) RESTful
7 45 (56.96%) Spring Integration
7 45 (56.96%) WebSphere
7 45 (56.96%) JSP
8 44 (55.70%) Finance
9 40 (50.63%) Banking
10 33 (41.77%) Oracle
11 32 (40.51%) DB2
11 32 (40.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 31 (39.24%) AngularJS
13 28 (35.44%) Backbone.js
13 28 (35.44%) Ajax
13 28 (35.44%) WebLogic
13 28 (35.44%) HTML
13 28 (35.44%) Struts
14 27 (34.18%) Spring Boot
15 26 (32.91%) JSON
16 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (29.11%) SQL
18 22 (27.85%) Java EE
19 21 (26.58%) RDBMS
19 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
20 20 (25.32%) Test Automation

Web Services
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 45 (56.96%) WebSphere
2 28 (35.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) HTTP
2 5 (6.33%) FTP
3 4 (5.06%) SSL
3 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.51%) DB2
2 21 (26.58%) RDBMS
2 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
3 17 (21.52%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) MS Access
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Bower
1 17 (21.52%) Cucumber
1 17 (21.52%) Eclipse
1 17 (21.52%) Grunt
1 17 (21.52%) Jasmine
1 17 (21.52%) JUnit
2 2 (2.53%) JHipster
3 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) NUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (55.70%) Finance
2 40 (50.63%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (94.94%) Developer
2 53 (67.09%) Java Developer
3 39 (49.37%) Senior Developer
4 35 (44.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (41.77%) Full Stack Developer
6 27 (34.18%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 23 (29.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 23 (29.11%) HTML Developer
8 19 (24.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (21.52%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 11 (13.92%) TIBCO Developer
11 5 (6.33%) Angular Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Ab Initio Developer
12 4 (5.06%) UI Developer
13 3 (3.80%) EAI Developer
13 3 (3.80%) Integration Developer
13 3 (3.80%) SOA Developer
13 3 (3.80%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
14 2 (2.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 2 (2.53%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (69.62%) XML
2 50 (63.29%) Spring
3 49 (62.03%) CSS
4 46 (58.23%) Hibernate
4 46 (58.23%) RESTful
5 45 (56.96%) JSP
5 45 (56.96%) Spring Integration
6 32 (40.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 31 (39.24%) AngularJS
8 28 (35.44%) Ajax
8 28 (35.44%) Backbone.js
8 28 (35.44%) HTML
8 28 (35.44%) Struts
9 27 (34.18%) Spring Boot
10 26 (32.91%) JSON
11 22 (27.85%) Java EE
12 19 (24.05%) JMS
13 17 (21.52%) Gherkin
13 17 (21.52%) Node.js
13 17 (21.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Virtual Team
2 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.59%) SWIFT
4 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) MVC
2 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.32%) Test Automation
4 19 (24.05%) Multithreading
4 19 (24.05%) TDD
5 18 (22.78%) Waterfall
6 17 (21.52%) Concurrent Programming
6 17 (21.52%) Data Modelling
7 12 (15.19%) SOA
8 10 (12.66%) B2B
8 10 (12.66%) EAI
9 8 (10.13%) Time Management
10 7 (8.86%) Project Management
11 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.33%) ETL
13 4 (5.06%) CRM
13 4 (5.06%) Metaprogramming
13 4 (5.06%) Parallel Processing
13 4 (5.06%) Resource Management
13 4 (5.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) Java
2 53 (67.09%) JavaScript
3 23 (29.11%) SQL
4 18 (22.78%) TypeScript
5 5 (6.33%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.06%) Korn
6 4 (5.06%) Scala
6 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.27%) C
8 1 (1.27%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) TIBCO Hawk
2 6 (7.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) TIBCO
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.06%) Siebel
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Perforce