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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 31 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 27.68% 16.50% 14.53%
As % of the General category 58.49% 58.62% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 22
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£275 £369 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 £264 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £386 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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
53 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 47.32% 28.16% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 29
Average daily rate £300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £108 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £380 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +3 29 £275 -25.42% 6
Finance
Northern Ireland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (43.10%) Banking
2 16 (27.59%) Fixed Income
3 14 (24.14%) Equities
4 13 (22.41%) Investment Banking
4 13 (22.41%) SQL
5 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
6 11 (18.97%) Java
7 10 (17.24%) Oracle
7 10 (17.24%) Degree
8 9 (15.52%) MS Office
8 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
9 8 (13.79%) UNIX
9 8 (13.79%) KDB
10 7 (12.07%) OO
10 7 (12.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
11 6 (10.34%) Linux
12 5 (8.62%) Windows
12 5 (8.62%) J2EE
12 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
12 5 (8.62%) Change Management
12 5 (8.62%) Project Management
12 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
12 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
12 5 (8.62%) Coaching
12 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.17%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.17%) Lync
2 2 (3.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.52%) MS Office
3 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.45%) SAP R/3
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.72%) BondVision
3 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Wireless
1 3 (5.17%) IP Telephony
1 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) KDB
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) DB2
4 3 (5.17%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.45%) SAP BW
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Selenium
1 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.72%) Rational Rose
General
1 25 (43.10%) Banking
2 13 (22.41%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.45%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.72%) Local Government
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.45%) Junior
8 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Junior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) J2EE
2 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) XML
2 3 (5.17%) Java EE
2 3 (5.17%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.45%) EDI
3 2 (3.45%) JMS
3 2 (3.45%) XSL
3 2 (3.45%) FpML
4 1 (1.72%) XSLT
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Fixed Income
2 14 (24.14%) Equities
3 7 (12.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.90%) Derivative
6 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
6 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.45%) iPad
8 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) UNIX
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.07%) OO
1 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
2 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
3 5 (8.62%) Change Management
3 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
3 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
3 5 (8.62%) Project Management
3 5 (8.62%) Coaching
4 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.17%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (5.17%) Automated Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Workflow
5 3 (5.17%) CRM
5 3 (5.17%) ETL
5 3 (5.17%) People Management
5 3 (5.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.45%) Machine Learning
6 2 (3.45%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.17%) Perl
4 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.45%) Korn
5 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) HND
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.72%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco
4 3 (5.17%) Avaya
4 3 (5.17%) Juniper
4 3 (5.17%) Ab Initio
4 3 (5.17%) Mitel
4 3 (5.17%) Nortel
5 2 (3.45%) Actimize
5 2 (3.45%) Reuters
5 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.45%) Cognos
5 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.72%) MarketAxess
6 1 (1.72%) Currenex
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix
Belfast, County Antrim
The Curve Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 4 days ago