The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 28 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 10 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.59% 2.60% 11.36%
As % of the General category 8.26% 7.69% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Median daily rate £250 £179 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.86% +78.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £112 £86
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £246 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £456 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
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 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
121 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 55.50% 33.77% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 17 29
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 £82
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £360
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 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Investment Banking
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 Investment Banking within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 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 -11 10 £250 +39.86% 1
Investment Banking
Northern Ireland

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) QA
4 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) Sun
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) Equities
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) People Management
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Metaprogramming
7 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
7 1 (6.25%) Parallel Processing
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis

Investment Banking
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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Project Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Documentation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Equities
2 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
1 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) People Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Metaprogramming
3 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Korn
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow