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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 6 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 16 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 16.84% 5.26% 4.55%
As % of the General category 38.10% 15.79% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 7
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£145 £280 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.21% +86.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.75
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
42 19 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 44.21% 33.33% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 36
Average daily rate £145 £265 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £346 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 14 (41.18%) Finance
3 12 (35.29%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) UNIX
6 9 (26.47%) Oracle
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 8 (23.53%) Fixed Income
8 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.59%) SQL
9 6 (17.65%) MS Office
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
10 5 (14.71%) Ab Initio
10 5 (14.71%) Perl
11 4 (11.76%) Java
11 4 (11.76%) Windows
11 4 (11.76%) Middleware
11 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
11 4 (11.76%) Korn
11 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
11 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
12 3 (8.82%) CollabNet
12 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
12 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
12 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
12 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) Multicast
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) KDB
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.82%) Hudson
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 14 (41.18%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Junior
3 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Support Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) Spring Integration
2 3 (8.82%) Spring
2 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.94%) JMS
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Fixed Income
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
3 3 (8.82%) Equities
4 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.94%) Tandem
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) UNIX
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.82%) Coaching
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (2.94%) Metaprogramming
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Analytics
6 1 (2.94%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) Korn
4 3 (8.82%) C-shell
4 3 (8.82%) SQR
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.82%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Ab Initio
4 3 (8.82%) CollabNet
4 3 (8.82%) TIBCO
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) Sybase
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Actimize
6 1 (2.94%) Reuters
6 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
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