The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 4 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 23 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 22.33% 10.00% 13.87%
As % of the General category 54.76% 33.33% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 17
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£314 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £222 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +15.38%
Banking
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

General Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
42 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.78% 30.00% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 34
Average daily rate £315 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Banking
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +9 23 £314 +4.58% 5
Banking
Northern Ireland

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing 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 Banking.

1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 19 (61.29%) Investment Banking
3 17 (54.84%) Java
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) UNIX
5 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
6 10 (32.26%) Spring
6 10 (32.26%) Credit Risk
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle
8 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
9 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
10 6 (19.35%) Perl
10 6 (19.35%) Sybase
10 6 (19.35%) Maven
10 6 (19.35%) Korn
10 6 (19.35%) C-shell
10 6 (19.35%) Spring Integration
11 5 (16.13%) J2EE
11 5 (16.13%) SQR
11 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.90%) Project Management
12 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
12 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
13 3 (9.68%) MS Office
13 3 (9.68%) Struts
13 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
13 3 (9.68%) Change Management
14 2 (6.45%) C++

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) CTI
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Maven
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 19 (61.29%) Investment Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) International Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
2 10 (32.26%) Spring
3 6 (19.35%) Spring Integration
4 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) Struts
6 1 (3.23%) Swing
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Tandem
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Solaris
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
1 4 (12.90%) Project Management
1 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
3 2 (6.45%) Data Mapping
3 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
3 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (3.23%) Use Case
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
4 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (19.35%) Perl
5 6 (19.35%) Korn
5 6 (19.35%) C-shell
6 5 (16.13%) SQR
7 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.45%) C++
8 2 (6.45%) VBScript
8 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) Basel III
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Sybase
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
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Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £335.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £295 - £300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago