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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 43.59% 14.29% 19.86%
As % of the General category 79.07% 48.39% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 24
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£189 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £264 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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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
43 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 55.13% 29.52% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 31
Average daily rate £181 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £152 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 27 (42.19%) Banking
2 19 (29.69%) SQL
3 16 (25.00%) Oracle
4 15 (23.44%) Equities
5 13 (20.31%) Windows
6 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.75%) Linux
6 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 12 (18.75%) Project Management
7 11 (17.19%) Investment Banking
7 11 (17.19%) ITIL
8 10 (15.63%) UNIX
8 10 (15.63%) Information Security
9 9 (14.06%) Fixed Income
9 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.94%) Cisco
11 7 (10.94%) SDLC
11 7 (10.94%) Derivative
11 7 (10.94%) Security Architecture
12 6 (9.38%) CRISC
12 6 (9.38%) Degree
12 6 (9.38%) QA
12 6 (9.38%) CGEIT
12 6 (9.38%) Juniper
12 6 (9.38%) CISSP
12 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
12 6 (9.38%) MS Office
12 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) SAS
1 3 (4.69%) Lync
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
2 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Wireless
1 3 (4.69%) IP Telephony
1 3 (4.69%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
3 1 (1.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) KDB
3 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.69%) DB2
4 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.13%) Big Data
5 2 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Selenium
1 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 27 (42.19%) Banking
2 11 (17.19%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Architect
2 13 (20.31%) Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Information Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Information Security Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Report Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Ab Initio Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.69%) Junior
8 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) XML
2 3 (4.69%) XSL
3 2 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
4 1 (1.56%) J2EE
4 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Equities
2 9 (14.06%) Fixed Income
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.94%) Derivative
4 4 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.13%) iPad
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) Statistics
7 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.56%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Linux
3 10 (15.63%) UNIX
4 5 (7.81%) Solaris
5 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.56%) AIX
6 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Project Management
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL
3 10 (15.63%) Information Security
4 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.94%) Security Architecture
5 7 (10.94%) SDLC
6 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) Change Management
7 5 (7.81%) OO
7 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.81%) TOGAF
7 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) SABSA
7 5 (7.81%) Scrum
7 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.25%) Use Case
9 3 (4.69%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
2 5 (7.81%) Perl
2 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.25%) C#
3 4 (6.25%) VBA
4 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.13%) Korn
5 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) C++
6 1 (1.56%) Delphi
6 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) CISA
1 6 (9.38%) CISM
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
1 6 (9.38%) CGEIT
1 6 (9.38%) CRISC
1 6 (9.38%) CISSP
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.81%) COBIT
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.94%) Cisco
4 6 (9.38%) Juniper
5 3 (4.69%) Ab Initio
5 3 (4.69%) Mitel
5 3 (4.69%) Actimize
5 3 (4.69%) Nortel
5 3 (4.69%) Avaya
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) Sybase
6 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Reuters
6 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.56%) Remedy
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