The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 23 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.23% 1.54% 8.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.62% 2.94% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
Median daily rate £360 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £600 £390
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 £11.38
% change year-on-year
- +44.99%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
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
52 34 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 33.55% 52.31% 52.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 39
Median daily rate £375 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £268 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.25 £13.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +12.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the County Antrim region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Foreign Exchange (FX)
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 Foreign Exchange (FX) within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 5 £360 -10.00%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Northern Ireland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 5 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 5 (100.00%) Equities
1 5 (100.00%) Banking

Foreign Exchange (FX)
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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Equities
1 5 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java