Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 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.

.NET Core
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.20% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 - -
UK median daily rate £425 £363 -
% change year-on-year +17.24% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

.NET Core 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 191 78 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 37.60% 21.14% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 35 21
Northern Ireland median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +28.00%
10th Percentile £312 £263 £313
90th Percentile £475 £425 £475
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £12.13 -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

.NET Core
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 Core within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 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 - 1 £400 - 2
.NET Core
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
1 1 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

.NET Core
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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Infragistics