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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 23 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 19.33% 20.90% 17.05%
As % of the General category 42.59% 38.89% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 8
Median daily rate £221 £175 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.42% -49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £86 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £461 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.07 £11.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+64.46% -17.17%
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
54 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 45.38% 53.73% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 19
Median daily rate £308 £190 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.84% -50.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £93 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Investment Banking
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle
4 8 (28.57%) Cognos
4 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (28.57%) QlikView
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 8 (28.57%) vRealize
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (14.29%) Network Design
6 4 (14.29%) HTML5
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (14.29%) CCNP
6 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 4 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.71%) Windows
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Marketing
7 3 (10.71%) Retail
7 3 (10.71%) Data Centre

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) BGP
1 4 (14.29%) OSPF
2 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 8 (28.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Business Objects Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Designer
7 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Project Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.14%) UI Designer
7 2 (7.14%) Web Designer
7 2 (7.14%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Equities
2 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.57%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) People Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Korn
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNP
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ACCA
2 1 (3.57%) CCIE
2 1 (3.57%) CCSA
2 1 (3.57%) CCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) vRealize
2 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cognos
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
1 8 (28.57%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) Aruba
4 1 (3.57%) Avaya
4 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.57%) IronPort
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow