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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 89 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.45% 25.32% 28.57%
As % of the General category 72.95% 76.92% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 13 22
Median daily rate £378 £295 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.96% +96.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £150 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +60.60%

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
122 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 55.45% 32.91% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 17 31
Median daily rate £360 £295 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% +103.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £113 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +2 89 £378 +27.96% 6
Finance
Northern Ireland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 47 (38.21%) Banking
2 30 (24.39%) Java
3 26 (21.14%) Perl
4 25 (20.33%) SQL
5 23 (18.70%) Linux
6 22 (17.89%) Cisco
6 22 (17.89%) Project Management
6 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (16.26%) KDB
8 18 (14.63%) Network Design
8 18 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
9 17 (13.82%) Juniper
10 16 (13.01%) C++
11 15 (12.20%) C#
11 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (12.20%) CCNP
12 14 (11.38%) Unix
13 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
13 13 (10.57%) Solaris
14 12 (9.76%) Kdb+
15 11 (8.94%) Data Centre
15 11 (8.94%) Python
15 11 (8.94%) Degree
15 11 (8.94%) Investment Banking
16 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
16 10 (8.13%) Windows
16 10 (8.13%) CCIE
16 10 (8.13%) Avaya
16 10 (8.13%) Information Security

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 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.44%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 18 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.50%) MS Project
4 6 (4.88%) MS Office
5 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) BGP
1 5 (4.07%) EIGRP
1 5 (4.07%) OSPF
2 4 (3.25%) DHCP
2 4 (3.25%) DNS
2 4 (3.25%) DWDM
2 4 (3.25%) Firewall
2 4 (3.25%) MPLS
2 4 (3.25%) SSL
2 4 (3.25%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (3.25%) VPN
2 4 (3.25%) Wireless
3 2 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.26%) KDB
2 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.76%) Kdb+
4 7 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.07%) QlikView
5 5 (4.07%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.44%) DB2
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.63%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) CppUnit
2 1 (0.81%) JUnit
2 1 (0.81%) MSI
2 1 (0.81%) NUnit
2 1 (0.81%) TestNG
General
1 47 (38.21%) Banking
2 11 (8.94%) Investment Banking
3 9 (7.32%) Front Office
4 5 (4.07%) Retail
4 5 (4.07%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (42.28%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Analyst
3 20 (16.26%) KDB Developer
4 16 (13.01%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Lead Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Network Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Banking Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) C++ Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Project Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Leader
11 4 (3.25%) Blue Coat Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Change Manager
11 4 (3.25%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) HTML
2 3 (2.44%) .NET
2 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (2.44%) JMS
2 3 (2.44%) Web Services
2 3 (2.44%) XML
3 2 (1.63%) WPF
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.81%) jQuery
4 1 (0.81%) Middleware
4 1 (0.81%) SOAP
4 1 (0.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.94%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.32%) Equities
3 9 (7.32%) Fixed Income
4 7 (5.69%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (5.69%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (3.25%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.25%) RSA SecurID
7 4 (3.25%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.70%) Linux
2 14 (11.38%) Unix
3 13 (10.57%) Solaris
4 10 (8.13%) Windows
5 1 (0.81%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (17.89%) Project Management
2 18 (14.63%) Network Design
3 10 (8.13%) Information Security
4 9 (7.32%) Change Management
4 9 (7.32%) TDD
5 8 (6.50%) Analytics
5 8 (6.50%) BDD
5 8 (6.50%) Multithreading
6 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.69%) OOD
6 7 (5.69%) UML
7 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (4.88%) Integration Testing
7 6 (4.88%) ITIL
7 6 (4.88%) Manual Testing
7 6 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.88%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.07%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.07%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.39%) Java
2 26 (21.14%) Perl
3 25 (20.33%) SQL
4 16 (13.01%) C++
5 15 (12.20%) C#
6 11 (8.94%) Python
7 6 (4.88%) C
7 6 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.07%) Korn
9 3 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) CCNP
1 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (8.94%) Degree
3 10 (8.13%) CCIE
4 5 (4.07%) PMP
5 4 (3.25%) JNCIE
5 4 (3.25%) JNCIP
6 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) XenDesktop
2 4 (3.25%) ProxySG
2 4 (3.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.25%) XenApp
3 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.63%) SRDF
4 1 (0.81%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) FortiGate
1 4 (3.25%) Nagios
2 3 (2.44%) vRealize
3 2 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.81%) AppManager
4 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.81%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 22 (17.89%) Cisco
2 17 (13.82%) Juniper
3 10 (8.13%) Avaya
4 7 (5.69%) VMware
5 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.88%) Oracle
6 5 (4.07%) Citrix
6 5 (4.07%) HP
7 4 (3.25%) AppSense
7 4 (3.25%) Aruba
7 4 (3.25%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.25%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.25%) Cognos
7 4 (3.25%) FireEye
7 4 (3.25%) Fortinet
7 4 (3.25%) IronPort
7 4 (3.25%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.25%) SevOne
7 4 (3.25%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.25%) ThinPrint
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