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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 10 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 14 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 13.46% 2.56% 11.04%
As % of the General category 36.84% 7.41% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 15
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£94 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.39% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £272 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £364 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.22 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.13% -23.33%
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
38 27 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 36.54% 34.62% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 48
Average daily rate £306 £270 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +6 14 £94 -70.39% 2
Banking
Northern Ireland

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 32 (58.18%) Investment Banking
2 29 (52.73%) Finance
3 25 (45.45%) SQL
4 24 (43.64%) Java
5 18 (32.73%) Oracle
5 18 (32.73%) UNIX
6 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
7 12 (21.82%) WebLogic
7 12 (21.82%) WebSphere
8 11 (20.00%) Linux
8 11 (20.00%) Fixed Income
9 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
9 10 (18.18%) Spring
9 10 (18.18%) Credit Risk
10 9 (16.36%) Sybase
10 9 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (16.36%) Project Management
11 8 (14.55%) Degree
12 7 (12.73%) Perl
12 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
12 7 (12.73%) J2EE
12 7 (12.73%) MS Office
12 7 (12.73%) OO
12 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.73%) Shell Script
12 7 (12.73%) Korn
12 7 (12.73%) FIX Protocol
13 6 (10.91%) SQR
13 6 (10.91%) FpML

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (21.82%) WebLogic
1 12 (21.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.45%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (3.64%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Office
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) FTP
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.82%) KDB
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (5.45%) Subversion
2 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Hudson
2 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (58.18%) Investment Banking
2 29 (52.73%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) International Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Junior
5 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 10 (18.18%) Spring
2 7 (12.73%) J2EE
2 7 (12.73%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (10.91%) Java EE
3 6 (10.91%) FpML
4 5 (9.09%) Spring Integration
5 4 (7.27%) Middleware
6 3 (5.45%) SOAP
6 3 (5.45%) Struts
6 3 (5.45%) Web Services
7 1 (1.82%) XML
7 1 (1.82%) Swing
7 1 (1.82%) JMS
7 1 (1.82%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.82%) iPhone SDK
7 1 (1.82%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 10 (18.18%) Credit Risk
3 9 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (10.91%) Equities
4 6 (10.91%) Derivative
5 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.64%) iPhone
7 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.64%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.64%) Clustering
8 1 (1.82%) Tandem
8 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) UNIX
2 11 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Project Management
2 7 (12.73%) OO
3 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.27%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (7.27%) People Management
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.45%) Coaching
6 2 (3.64%) Low Latency
6 2 (3.64%) Data Mapping
6 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Requirements Management
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.82%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.82%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (1.82%) Use Case
7 1 (1.82%) Time Management
7 1 (1.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
2 24 (43.64%) Java
3 7 (12.73%) Perl
3 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.73%) Shell Script
3 7 (12.73%) Korn
4 6 (10.91%) C-shell
4 6 (10.91%) SQR
5 2 (3.64%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) VBScript
5 2 (3.64%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) Sybase
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) Ab Initio
5 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) CollabNet
5 3 (5.45%) IBM
6 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.64%) Actimize
7 1 (1.82%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) Reuters
7 1 (1.82%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.82%) Apple
7 1 (1.82%) Tradeweb
7 1 (1.82%) MarketAxess
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