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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 13 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 32.99% 20.63% 24.68%
As % of the General category 74.42% 68.42% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 24
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£145 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £84 £197 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £352 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
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
43 19 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 44.33% 30.16% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 36
Average daily rate £145 £265 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £346 £438
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 - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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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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 +2 32 £145 -42.00% 8
Finance
Northern Ireland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 31 (44.93%) Banking
2 26 (37.68%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 22 (31.88%) Equities
4 22 (31.88%) SQL
5 19 (27.54%) UNIX
6 14 (20.29%) Investment Banking
6 14 (20.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (20.29%) Degree
7 13 (18.84%) OO
7 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
8 12 (17.39%) WebLogic
8 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 11 (15.94%) Linux
9 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
9 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
9 11 (15.94%) Java EE
9 11 (15.94%) KDB
10 10 (14.49%) Derivative
10 10 (14.49%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (14.49%) Project Management
11 9 (13.04%) FpML
11 9 (13.04%) MS Office
11 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
11 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.04%) People Management
12 8 (11.59%) Perl
13 7 (10.14%) J2EE
13 7 (10.14%) Oracle

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.90%) Lync
4 1 (1.45%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.04%) MS Office
3 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (2.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
1 2 (2.90%) Wireless
1 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.45%) Multicast
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) KDB
3 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.45%) ZAP BI
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) Hudson
2 1 (1.45%) Selenium
2 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) Rational Rose
General
1 31 (44.93%) Banking
2 14 (20.29%) Investment Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Architect
5 4 (5.80%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Junior Business Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.90%) Junior
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (1.45%) iOS Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Payments Business Analyst
8 1 (1.45%) Android Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) Java EE
2 10 (14.49%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (13.04%) FpML
4 7 (10.14%) J2EE
5 3 (4.35%) Spring Integration
5 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 3 (4.35%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) Web Services
7 1 (1.45%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.45%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.45%) iPhone SDK
7 1 (1.45%) Ext JS
7 1 (1.45%) Middleware
7 1 (1.45%) HTML
7 1 (1.45%) Swing
7 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 22 (31.88%) Equities
3 14 (20.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (14.49%) Derivative
5 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.25%) Credit Risk
7 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.90%) iPhone
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.45%) iPad
9 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.45%) Tandem
9 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) UNIX
2 11 (15.94%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) OO
2 10 (14.49%) Project Management
3 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 9 (13.04%) People Management
4 6 (8.70%) Coaching
4 6 (8.70%) Multithreading
4 6 (8.70%) Performance Management
4 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.25%) Change Management
5 5 (7.25%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Analytics
7 3 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.90%) ETL
8 2 (2.90%) SOA
8 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.90%) Data Mapping
8 2 (2.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) Java
2 22 (31.88%) SQL
3 8 (11.59%) Perl
4 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.35%) C-shell
5 3 (4.35%) Korn
5 3 (4.35%) SQR
5 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.90%) C++
6 2 (2.90%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) Basel III
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Sybase
4 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) Cognos
4 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.90%) Reuters
4 2 (2.90%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco
4 2 (2.90%) Nortel
4 2 (2.90%) Avaya
4 2 (2.90%) Juniper
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.90%) Mitel
4 2 (2.90%) Actimize
5 1 (1.45%) Tradeweb
5 1 (1.45%) CollabNet
5 1 (1.45%) MarketAxess
5 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.45%) Google
Belfast, County Antrim
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Posted: 5 days ago
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