The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 18 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 7.32% 7.25% 9.89%
As % of the General category 16.36% 13.16% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £228 £145 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.89% -51.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £112 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
Investment 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
55 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 44.72% 55.07% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 20
Median daily rate £308 £195 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.69% -48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £97 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £511 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
4 2 (18.18%) Equities
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView
5 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk

Investment 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) Equities
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
2 1 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
1 2 (18.18%) People Management
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Cost Transparency
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Office Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCSA
1 1 (9.09%) CCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Aruba
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
2 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
2 1 (9.09%) IronPort
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) VMware