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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equities
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Equities 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.90% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £406
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
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
43 24 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 42.16% 23.08% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 49
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £101 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equities across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equities within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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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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 - 5 £375 - 1
Equities
Northern Ireland

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Fixed Income
3 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) KDB
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Derivative
7 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
8 1 (7.14%) UNIX
8 1 (7.14%) Perl
8 1 (7.14%) DNA
8 1 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Low Latency

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Equities 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 Equities. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) KDB
2 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Junior
4 3 (21.43%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Fixed Income
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) DNA
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago