The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 34 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.45% - 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% - 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £413 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £550 £381
% change year-on-year
-32.95% +44.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 18.02% 30.77% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 21
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

FIX Protocol
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FIX Protocol across the County Antrim region.

FIX Protocol Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

FIX Protocol
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 FIX Protocol within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 20 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 - 1 £413 -
FIX Protocol
Northern Ireland

FIX Protocol
Top 22 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Metaprogramming
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (100.00%) Parallel Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

FIX Protocol
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Metaprogramming
1 1 (100.00%) Parallel Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle