The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 10 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 11.76% 1.30% 2.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.57% 4.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
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£144 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £148 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-57.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fixed Income
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Miscellaneous Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35 25 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 41.18% 32.47% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 27
Average daily rate £150 £188 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £92 £95 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Fixed Income Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 23 (95.83%) Finance
2 17 (70.83%) Equities
3 16 (66.67%) Banking
4 13 (54.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (45.83%) Java
5 11 (45.83%) Degree
6 10 (41.67%) WebSphere
6 10 (41.67%) Java EE
6 10 (41.67%) Derivative
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) WebLogic
6 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 9 (37.50%) FpML
7 9 (37.50%) OO
7 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
8 8 (33.33%) People Management
9 7 (29.17%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) Coaching
10 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
10 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
12 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (12.50%) Change Management
12 3 (12.50%) Project Management
12 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) WebLogic
1 10 (41.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (29.17%) MS Office
3 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
General
1 23 (95.83%) Finance
2 16 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Support Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Java EE
2 9 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (37.50%) FpML
3 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Equities
2 13 (54.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (41.67%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OO
2 8 (33.33%) People Management
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (25.00%) Coaching
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Reuters
2 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
2 1 (4.17%) Actimize