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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 31 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 31.00% 17.35% 14.58%
As % of the General category 62.00% 65.38% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 21
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£338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £284 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £394 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
50 26 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 50.00% 26.53% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 28
Average daily rate £316 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £105 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +3 29 £338 -10.00% 5
Larne - 2 - -
Finance
Northern Ireland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 32 (49.23%) Banking
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 15 (23.08%) Fixed Income
4 13 (20.00%) Oracle
4 13 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 11 (16.92%) Project Management
5 11 (16.92%) Equities
5 11 (16.92%) MS Office
5 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.38%) UNIX
7 8 (12.31%) Windows
7 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
7 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (10.77%) SDLC
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (9.23%) Coaching
9 6 (9.23%) Performance Management
9 6 (9.23%) Security Architecture
10 5 (7.69%) CRISC
10 5 (7.69%) CGEIT
10 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.69%) KDB
10 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (7.69%) Degree
10 5 (7.69%) CISSP
10 5 (7.69%) OO
10 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (4.62%) Lync
1 3 (4.62%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.92%) MS Office
3 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.08%) SAP R/3
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (3.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.54%) BondVision
3 1 (1.54%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.54%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Unified Communications
1 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
1 3 (4.62%) Wireless
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) KDB
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) DB2
4 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) Big Data
4 2 (3.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
1 2 (3.08%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) Rational Rose
General
1 32 (49.23%) Banking
2 13 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.54%) Local Government
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Analyst
2 13 (20.00%) Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Architect
4 10 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Data Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Information Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Ab Initio Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.08%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Junior
10 2 (3.08%) Desktop Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Junior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) XML
2 3 (4.62%) XSL
3 2 (3.08%) EDI
3 2 (3.08%) JMS
4 1 (1.54%) XSLT
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) J2EE
4 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Fixed Income
2 11 (16.92%) Equities
3 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.62%) Derivative
5 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.08%) iPad
7 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.54%) Statistics
7 1 (1.54%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) UNIX
2 8 (12.31%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.62%) Solaris
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Project Management
2 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
2 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
3 7 (10.77%) SDLC
4 6 (9.23%) ITIL
4 6 (9.23%) Coaching
4 6 (9.23%) Performance Management
4 6 (9.23%) Security Architecture
5 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.69%) OO
5 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.69%) Information Security
5 5 (7.69%) Change Management
6 4 (6.15%) Scrum
6 4 (6.15%) SABSA
6 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.15%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.62%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (4.62%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.15%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.62%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.08%) VBA
5 2 (3.08%) Perl
5 2 (3.08%) Korn
5 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Delphi
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) CRISC
1 5 (7.69%) CGEIT
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
1 5 (7.69%) CISSP
1 5 (7.69%) CISA
1 5 (7.69%) CISM
2 2 (3.08%) HND
2 2 (3.08%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.54%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) COBIT
1 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.54%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) SAP
4 3 (4.62%) Mitel
4 3 (4.62%) Actimize
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) Nortel
4 3 (4.62%) Avaya
4 3 (4.62%) Juniper
4 3 (4.62%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.08%) Reuters
5 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.08%) Cognos
6 1 (1.54%) MarketAxess
6 1 (1.54%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.54%) Currenex
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
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