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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equities
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 26 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Equities 9 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.02% - 11.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.28% - 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 8
Median daily rate £415 - £150
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
97 26 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 43.30% 26.80% 58.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 9 25
Median daily rate £386 £275 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.45% +89.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 - 9 £415 -
Equities
Northern Ireland

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 11 (64.71%) Finance
1 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) Fixed Income
4 6 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (35.29%) Unix
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Front Office
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
8 2 (11.76%) TDD
8 2 (11.76%) Korn
8 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.76%) Derivative
8 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
8 2 (11.76%) SRDF
8 2 (11.76%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery

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 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) KDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (64.71%) Banking
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Front Office
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
4 7 (41.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (35.29%) Lead Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Technical Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Technical Leader
7 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Access Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Administrator
8 1 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Front Office C++ Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Algorithmic Trading Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Sybase Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Fixed Income
2 6 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Derivative
4 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.88%) Index Arbitrage
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) Client Onboarding
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
3 2 (11.76%) Market Making
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) OOD
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Korn
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) BMC
1 2 (11.76%) EMC
1 2 (11.76%) Sybase
2 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.88%) Fidessa
2 1 (5.88%) NYFIX
2 1 (5.88%) Sun