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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 16 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 6.25% 12.73% 21.14%
As % of the General category 14.29% 20.59% 42.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 20
Median daily rate £259 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £96 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £355 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.57%
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
56 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 43.75% 61.82% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 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%

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 27 September 2016.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Sun
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) People Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
5 2 (14.29%) Equities
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) QlikView
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 2 (14.29%) Equities
1 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
2 1 (7.14%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) AIX
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 4 (28.57%) People Management
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Cost Transparency
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) Korn
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCSA
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) Aruba
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
2 1 (7.14%) IronPort
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) VMware