The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 36 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.46% - 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £388 - £81
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £370 £284
% change year-on-year
+40.20% +30.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 63 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 78.90% 75.00% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 26 38
Median daily rate £370 £375 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Electronic Trading
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Electronic Trading Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Electronic Trading
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) CppUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

Electronic Trading
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CppUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript