Period
to 21 November 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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.

Senior .NET Developer
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 47 87
Rank change year-on-year +5 +40 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.76% 0.77% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.83% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £433 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.46% +11.61% -5.49%
10th Percentile £415 £416 £365
90th Percentile £446 £449 £410
UK median daily rate £450 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -7.69% +14.71% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 372 361 598
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.70% 92.80% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 219 462
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £141 £292 £289
90th Percentile £588 £538 £513
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 12
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.90 £16.75 £14.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.04% +17.30% -0.10%
10th Percentile £8.50 £9.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.30 £40.83 £20.78
UK median hourly rate £19.71 £18.47 £18.67
% change year-on-year +6.71% -1.08% +3.74%

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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 +3 3 £431 -0.46% 4
Senior .NET Developer
UK

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, Senior .NET 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Asynchronous Programming
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project

Senior .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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Asynchronous Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle