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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 4 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Banking 47 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 20.80% 12.50% 26.60%
As % of the General category 36.43% 31.71% 59.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 11 21
Median daily rate £313 £275 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +89.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £325 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £11.75 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +12.54%

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
129 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 57.08% 39.42% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 22 29
Median daily rate £326 £300 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +106.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 49 (70.00%) Finance
2 30 (42.86%) SQL
3 24 (34.29%) Java
4 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (30.00%) Investment Banking
6 15 (21.43%) C#
7 14 (20.00%) Unix
8 12 (17.14%) Front Office
8 12 (17.14%) C++
8 12 (17.14%) QA
9 11 (15.71%) Multithreading
9 11 (15.71%) Equity Derivative
9 11 (15.71%) Linux
9 11 (15.71%) Equities
10 10 (14.29%) Project Management
10 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 9 (12.86%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (12.86%) Arista
11 9 (12.86%) Juniper
11 9 (12.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (12.86%) Cisco
12 8 (11.43%) OSPF
12 8 (11.43%) BGP
12 8 (11.43%) EIGRP
12 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.43%) Network Design
12 8 (11.43%) TDD
12 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (11.43%) BDD
12 8 (11.43%) KDB

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 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) BGP
1 8 (11.43%) EIGRP
1 8 (11.43%) OSPF
2 4 (5.71%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (1.43%) NAS
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) KDB
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.14%) Kdb+
5 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.29%) DB2
7 1 (1.43%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.43%) MS Access
7 1 (1.43%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.86%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.43%) JUnit
2 1 (1.43%) NUnit
2 1 (1.43%) TestNG
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (70.00%) Finance
2 21 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 12 (17.14%) Front Office
4 7 (10.00%) Retail
4 7 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Senior Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 13 (18.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Lead Developer
7 10 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
7 10 (14.29%) Test Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) Design Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.14%) KDB Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Technical Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Technical Leader
10 4 (5.71%) C++ Developer
11 3 (4.29%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Ab Initio Developer
11 3 (4.29%) QA Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) Web Services
2 5 (7.14%) WPF
3 3 (4.29%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.86%) ADO.NET
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.86%) JMS
4 2 (2.86%) JSON
4 2 (2.86%) RESTful
4 2 (2.86%) WCF
4 2 (2.86%) WF
5 1 (1.43%) LINQ
5 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Equities
1 11 (15.71%) Equity Derivative
2 9 (12.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Unix
2 11 (15.71%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Solaris
4 4 (5.71%) Windows
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.71%) Multithreading
3 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 10 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (12.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (11.43%) BDD
5 8 (11.43%) Network Design
5 8 (11.43%) TDD
6 7 (10.00%) Data Validation
6 7 (10.00%) OOD
6 7 (10.00%) Validation
7 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.57%) Defect Management
7 6 (8.57%) Information Security
7 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.14%) Client Onboarding
9 4 (5.71%) OO
10 3 (4.29%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) SQL
2 24 (34.29%) Java
3 15 (21.43%) C#
4 12 (17.14%) C++
5 7 (10.00%) Python
6 6 (8.57%) Perl
7 4 (5.71%) Korn
7 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.86%) VBScript
10 1 (1.43%) C
10 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) CCNP
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.43%) XenApp
1 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) AppManager
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Arista
1 9 (12.86%) Cisco
1 9 (12.86%) Juniper
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) Bloomberg
3 4 (5.71%) Fidessa
3 4 (5.71%) NYFIX
4 3 (4.29%) Ab Initio
4 3 (4.29%) Sybase
5 2 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Avaya
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.43%) Sun
6 1 (1.43%) Wyse
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 7 days ago
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