Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 22 January 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.

.NET Developer
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -37 - +29
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.40% 5.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 5.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% - -
UK median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £14.34 -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 480 342 149
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 97.71% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 226 75
Northern Ireland median daily rate £420 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +11.54% +4.00%
10th Percentile £265 £213 £228
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 31 4
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.50 £12.34 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -19.08% +17.31%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £13.16
90th Percentile £18.73 £18.00 £17.35
UK median hourly rate £18.44 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.43% -5.26% +15.15%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Northern Ireland

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Northern Ireland

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Northern Ireland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Northern Ireland

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
County Antrim -36 7 £400 +8.84% 8
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, .NET 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 Northern Ireland region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) React
6 2 (28.57%) Retail
6 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) VB
7 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 1 (14.29%) SOA
7 1 (14.29%) ProC
7 1 (14.29%) Infragistics
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) WinForms
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (14.29%) Derivative

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ProC
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) React
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) Task Parallel Library
5 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Infragistics