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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.53% 25.74% 15.89%
As % of the General category 50.00% 55.32% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 10
Median daily rate £315 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £97 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £440 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
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
34 47 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 35.05% 46.53% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 19
Median daily rate £315 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £104 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.25 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +1 17 £315 -3.07% 9
Finance
Northern Ireland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 14 (37.84%) SQL
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (37.84%) Banking
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) Validation
3 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
3 7 (18.92%) HTML5
3 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
4 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Data Validation
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (16.22%) Retail
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Payroll
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (16.22%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) VBScript
4 6 (16.22%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (13.51%) CCNP
5 5 (13.51%) Marketing
5 5 (13.51%) Network Design
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (13.51%) Coaching
6 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk
6 4 (10.81%) Derivative

Finance
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 3 (8.11%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (5.41%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) BGP
1 3 (8.11%) OSPF
2 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.70%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 14 (37.84%) Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) French Language
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Payroll Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Designer
4 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Web Designer
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
1 7 (18.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk
2 4 (10.81%) Derivative
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
2 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
2 7 (18.92%) Validation
3 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Data Validation
3 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (13.51%) Coaching
4 5 (13.51%) Network Design
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Information Management
7 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.41%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) CCNP
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) CCIE
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.41%) PMP
2 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) EMIR
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.70%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) Avaya
3 2 (5.41%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) CA
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft