The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 33 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 25.98% 43.64% 26.02%
As % of the General category 61.11% 70.59% 52.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 21
Median daily rate £315 £243 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.89% -23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £98 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +21.21%
Finance
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 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 42.52% 61.82% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 47
Median daily rate £315 £280 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £88 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Belfast region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 28 (52.83%) Banking
2 18 (33.96%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) Cisco
3 13 (24.53%) CCNP
3 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (24.53%) Network Design
4 12 (22.64%) Oracle
5 11 (20.75%) Cognos
5 11 (20.75%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (20.75%) QlikView
5 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
6 10 (18.87%) vRealize
6 10 (18.87%) VMware
7 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
9 7 (13.21%) CCIE
9 7 (13.21%) Avaya
9 7 (13.21%) Juniper
9 7 (13.21%) Investment Banking
10 6 (11.32%) Retail
10 6 (11.32%) OSPF
10 6 (11.32%) BGP
10 6 (11.32%) C#
11 5 (9.43%) Java
11 5 (9.43%) EIGRP
11 5 (9.43%) Fixed Income
11 5 (9.43%) Equities
11 5 (9.43%) BDD

Finance
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 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) MS Office
4 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) BGP
1 6 (11.32%) OSPF
2 5 (9.43%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
1 11 (20.75%) QlikView
2 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Appium
1 1 (1.89%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (52.83%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Investment Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Billing
6 2 (3.77%) Front Office
7 1 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (1.89%) Electronics
7 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Network Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Business Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Business Objects Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) HTML5
3 2 (3.77%) WPF
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.89%) Middleware
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) Spring
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Equities
2 5 (9.43%) Fixed Income
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.89%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Network Design
2 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.43%) BDD
3 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.55%) Change Management
4 4 (7.55%) TDD
4 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
5 3 (5.66%) Benchmarking
5 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.66%) Cost Transparency
5 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL
5 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.66%) MVC
5 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) C#
3 5 (9.43%) Java
4 4 (7.55%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) Korn
6 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) CCNP
1 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.21%) CCIE
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) ACCA
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) SRDF
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) vRealize
2 2 (3.77%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Cisco
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) Cognos
4 10 (18.87%) VMware
5 7 (13.21%) Avaya
5 7 (13.21%) Juniper
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.77%) BMC
7 2 (3.77%) EMC
7 2 (3.77%) Sybase
8 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (1.89%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.89%) Reuters
8 1 (1.89%) SAP
8 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
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