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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 4 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 24 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 19.35% 16.67% 22.55%
As % of the General category 42.11% 30.56% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 16
Median daily rate £205 £143 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.85% -54.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £84 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £348 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £12.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -26.08%
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
57 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 45.97% 54.55% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 30
Median daily rate £260 £175 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £88 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £515 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Investment Banking
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Cisco
5 8 (25.00%) Cognos
5 8 (25.00%) CCNP
5 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) QlikView
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (25.00%) vRealize
6 6 (18.75%) Network Design
6 6 (18.75%) OSPF
6 6 (18.75%) BGP
7 5 (15.63%) EIGRP
7 5 (15.63%) Retail
7 5 (15.63%) Retail Banking
7 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
8 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.50%) People Management
8 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.50%) SAN
8 4 (12.50%) Sun
9 3 (9.38%) CCIE
9 3 (9.38%) Avaya
9 3 (9.38%) Juniper
9 3 (9.38%) MS Excel

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.13%) MS Office
4 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) BGP
1 6 (18.75%) OSPF
2 5 (15.63%) EIGRP
3 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Investment Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Business Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Project Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) Equities
2 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.13%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Solaris
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.75%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) People Management
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) MVC
6 1 (3.13%) OOP
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
2 2 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Korn
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CCNP
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) ACCA
3 1 (3.13%) CCSA
3 1 (3.13%) CCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) vRealize
2 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Cognos
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Sun
4 3 (9.38%) Avaya
4 3 (9.38%) Juniper
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Aruba
6 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.13%) IronPort
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow