The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

C# Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 19 21
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 20 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.67% 1.00% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 1.06% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £385 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +25.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +4.92% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.00 £22.88
% change year-on-year -14.82% +87.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 338 94 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 95.75% 94.00% 96.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 46 43
Median daily rate £413 £388 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +82.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £272 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £17.78 £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland that featured C# Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Northern Ireland

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Northern Ireland

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Northern Ireland

C# 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 C# Developer in Northern Ireland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Northern Ireland

C# 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 C# Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
County Antrim -23 20 £413 +7.14% 1
C# Developer
UK

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, C# 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 C# Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) Finance
3 20 (66.67%) JSON
3 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) Web Services
3 20 (66.67%) WCF
4 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
5 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 16 (53.33%) Banking
6 16 (53.33%) SOA
6 16 (53.33%) Multithreading
7 15 (50.00%) WPF
8 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (46.67%) Front Office
9 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
10 12 (40.00%) Sybase
11 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
11 11 (36.67%) ADO.NET
11 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
11 11 (36.67%) C++
11 11 (36.67%) Oracle
11 11 (36.67%) Scrum
11 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (36.67%) Algorithms
11 11 (36.67%) WF
11 11 (36.67%) RESTful
11 11 (36.67%) Memory Management
12 10 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (33.33%) OOP

C# 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 6 (20.00%) JIRA
2 6 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 22 (73.33%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
3 14 (46.67%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) JSON
2 20 (66.67%) WCF
2 20 (66.67%) Web Services
3 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (50.00%) WPF
5 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (36.67%) ADO.NET
6 11 (36.67%) RESTful
6 11 (36.67%) WF
7 10 (33.33%) XML
8 6 (20.00%) .NET Remoting
8 6 (20.00%) Protocol Buffers
8 6 (20.00%) REST
9 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.00%) CSS
9 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.33%) Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) Equities
5 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Multithreading
1 16 (53.33%) SOA
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Memory Management
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) OOP
4 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (20.00%) Low Latency
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Asynchronous Programming
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
6 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) C++
3 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
4 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.00%) C
5 6 (20.00%) C++/CLI
6 3 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) R
8 1 (3.33%) VBA
8 1 (3.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Sybase
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) Google
3 6 (20.00%) Perforce
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Siebel