The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the County Antrim region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 16.67% 14.29% 17.21%
As % of the General category 58.62% 73.33% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 11
Average daily rate £369 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £253 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £395 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 28.43% 19.48% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 14
Average daily rate £325 £288 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Northern Ireland

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +4 17 £369 +13.46% 9
Finance
Northern Ireland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 8 (27.59%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
5 6 (20.69%) Cognos
5 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) Banking
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
6 5 (17.24%) Internet
6 5 (17.24%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) Solaris
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
8 3 (10.34%) General Ledger
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (10.34%) ETL
8 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
8 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (10.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (10.34%) WebTrends
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Extranet
2 3 (10.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JDeveloper
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
2 3 (10.34%) General Ledger
2 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Product Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.90%) Spring Integration
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (6.90%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) Struts
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
1 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.45%) Equities
2 1 (3.45%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) UNIX
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
2 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.34%) ETL
2 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) SOA
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Release Management
3 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Time Management
3 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
3 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
3 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.90%) Document Management
4 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Workflow
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) SQR
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) C-shell
5 2 (6.90%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Cognos
4 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
4 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 3 (10.34%) Websense
5 2 (6.90%) Sybase
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) BT
6 1 (3.45%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago