The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 9 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Banking 8 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 10.39% 26.37% 8.65%
As % of the General category 36.36% 58.54% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 5
Median daily rate £315 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £117 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £454 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -28.00%
Banking
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

General Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 28.57% 45.05% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 19
Median daily rate £315 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £105 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £453 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Belfast region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Belfast region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Banking.

1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) Validation
4 9 (42.86%) Data Validation
5 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 7 (33.33%) VBScript
6 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (14.29%) CCNP
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (14.29%) OSPF
7 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (14.29%) Marketing
7 3 (14.29%) JIRA
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Network Design
8 2 (9.52%) Retail
8 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
8 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
8 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) BGP
1 3 (14.29%) OSPF
2 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer in Test
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (9.52%) UI Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Web UI Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Onboarding Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Data Validation
2 9 (42.86%) Validation
3 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Office Automation
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ACCA
2 1 (4.76%) CCIE
2 1 (4.76%) CCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) EMIR
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Aruba
2 1 (4.76%) Avaya
2 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
2 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.76%) IronPort
2 1 (4.76%) Juniper
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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