The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 20 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Equities 9 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 5.36% 1.56% 12.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.52% 3.23% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 10
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £500 £446
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Equities
Northern Ireland

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

Miscellaneous Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
58 31 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 34.52% 48.44% 53.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 17 34
Median daily rate £385 £319 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £287 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Equities as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Equities
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Equities Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Equities
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -5 9 £375 -6.25%
Equities
Northern Ireland

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Equities.

1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Korn
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Derivative
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) SRDF
7 2 (16.67%) Confluence
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Node.js
7 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Access Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Sybase Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) BDD
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (16.67%) OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Korn
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) BMC
1 2 (16.67%) EMC
1 2 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft