The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance 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 Finance over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 37 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 27.41% 22.22% 21.79%
As % of the General category 61.67% 68.75% 55.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 26
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £124 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Finance
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
60 32 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 44.44% 32.32% 39.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 38
Average daily rate £313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £128 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Finance
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 Finance within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 0 37 £315 +5.00% 12
Finance
Northern Ireland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 28 (51.85%) Java
1 28 (51.85%) Banking
2 27 (50.00%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) UNIX
4 14 (25.93%) Investment Banking
5 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
5 13 (24.07%) WebLogic
6 12 (22.22%) OO
6 12 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 12 (22.22%) Fixed Income
6 12 (22.22%) Equities
7 11 (20.37%) Java EE
7 11 (20.37%) Credit Risk
8 10 (18.52%) Derivative
9 9 (16.67%) Degree
9 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (16.67%) FpML
9 9 (16.67%) Project Management
9 9 (16.67%) People Management
10 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.81%) Spring
10 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
11 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle
12 6 (11.11%) Linux
12 6 (11.11%) Sybase
12 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 6 (11.11%) J2EE
12 6 (11.11%) Perl

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (24.07%) WebLogic
2 12 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) KDB
4 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) ZAP BI
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Maven
2 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Hudson
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 28 (51.85%) Banking
2 14 (25.93%) Investment Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) IT Operations Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Android Developer
8 1 (1.85%) iOS Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (1.85%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Java EE
2 9 (16.67%) FpML
3 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
3 8 (14.81%) Spring
4 6 (11.11%) J2EE
5 5 (9.26%) Spring Integration
6 3 (5.56%) SOAP
7 2 (3.70%) Web Services
8 1 (1.85%) XML
8 1 (1.85%) Swing
8 1 (1.85%) Struts
8 1 (1.85%) Ext JS
8 1 (1.85%) iPhone SDK
8 1 (1.85%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.85%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (22.22%) Fixed Income
1 12 (22.22%) Equities
2 11 (20.37%) Credit Risk
3 10 (18.52%) Derivative
4 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.70%) iPhone
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.70%) Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) Tandem
6 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) UNIX
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) OO
2 9 (16.67%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) People Management
3 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (7.41%) Analytics
3 4 (7.41%) Change Management
3 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.56%) Requirements Management
4 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (3.70%) Data Mapping
5 2 (3.70%) Use Case
5 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Six Sigma
6 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.85%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (1.85%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 27 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 6 (11.11%) Perl
5 5 (9.26%) Korn
5 5 (9.26%) C-shell
6 4 (7.41%) SQR
7 2 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Basel III
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Sybase
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.70%) Cognos
3 2 (3.70%) Actimize
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) CollabNet
4 1 (1.85%) Apple
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.85%) Reuters
4 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.85%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.85%) VMware
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