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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 23 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 15.44% 23.08% 20.00%
As % of the General category 34.33% 55.56% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 21
Median daily rate £375 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £181 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £16.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+93.93% +65.00%
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
67 27 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 44.97% 41.54% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 23 40
Median daily rate £375 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £105 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 33 (71.74%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 15 (32.61%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.74%) C#
7 9 (19.57%) Oracle
7 9 (19.57%) VMware
8 8 (17.39%) Equities
8 8 (17.39%) TDD
8 8 (17.39%) QlikView
8 8 (17.39%) Front Office
8 8 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (17.39%) C++
8 8 (17.39%) Cognos
8 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (17.39%) BDD
8 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
8 8 (17.39%) vRealize
9 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
9 7 (15.22%) OOD
9 7 (15.22%) Python
9 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
9 7 (15.22%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (15.22%) Degree
9 7 (15.22%) Fixed Income
10 6 (13.04%) Information Security
10 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
10 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing

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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) BGP
2 2 (4.35%) EIGRP
2 2 (4.35%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 8 (17.39%) QlikView
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.35%) KDB
4 2 (4.35%) Kdb+
5 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase IQ
General
1 33 (71.74%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
3 8 (17.39%) Front Office
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Lead Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Business Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
10 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) WPF
2 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (2.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Equities
2 7 (15.22%) Equity Derivative
2 7 (15.22%) Fixed Income
3 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.17%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Solaris
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) AIX
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) BDD
2 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.39%) TDD
3 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
3 7 (15.22%) OOD
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security
4 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) People Management
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Network Design
7 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) SQL
2 15 (32.61%) Java
3 10 (21.74%) C#
4 8 (17.39%) C++
5 7 (15.22%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) Korn
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) CCNP
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) vRealize
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
1 9 (19.57%) VMware
2 8 (17.39%) Cognos
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Avaya
4 3 (6.52%) Juniper
4 3 (6.52%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase
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