Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior C# Developer was £433 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Senior C# Developer
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 62 36
Rank change year-on-year +16 -26 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 13 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.91% 2.73% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 2.82% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% - -
UK median daily rate £510 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - £32.50

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 428 567 227
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 96.59% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 470 106
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% +26.92% +27.45%
10th Percentile £261 £281 £103
90th Percentile £538 £501 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +0.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 18
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.50 £14.56 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% +1.29% -17.86%
10th Percentile £10.60 £12.83 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £22.47 £25.63
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +8.57%

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior 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 Senior C# Developer in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior C# Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior C# Developer in Northern Ireland

Senior 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 Senior C# Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 July 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 +14 9 £433 +4.85% 1
Senior C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, Senior C# 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 C# Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
4 8 (61.54%) Asynchronous Programming
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
5 7 (53.85%) Banking
5 7 (53.85%) WPF
6 5 (38.46%) WCF
6 5 (38.46%) SOA
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
6 5 (38.46%) Task Parallel Library
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (30.77%) C++
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Refactoring
8 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
8 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing

Senior 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 5 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) WPF
3 5 (38.46%) Task Parallel Library
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
3 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
2 8 (61.54%) Asynchronous Programming
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Refactoring
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) DevExpress