The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 25 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 15.24% 21.43% 18.62%
As % of the General category 34.25% 50.00% 49.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 21
Median daily rate £375 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £181 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £16.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+93.93% +65.00%
Banking
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

General Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
73 30 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 44.51% 42.86% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 23 41
Median daily rate £375 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £105 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Northern Ireland region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 2 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
County Antrim -2 23 £375 +20.00% 5
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Banking.

1 36 (73.47%) Finance
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) Java
4 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.49%) C#
5 12 (24.49%) Investment Banking
6 10 (20.41%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) BDD
7 9 (18.37%) VMware
7 9 (18.37%) Equities
7 9 (18.37%) C++
7 9 (18.37%) Oracle
7 9 (18.37%) OOD
8 8 (16.33%) Front Office
8 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (16.33%) Cognos
8 8 (16.33%) Python
8 8 (16.33%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (16.33%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (16.33%) QlikView
8 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
8 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
8 8 (16.33%) vRealize
9 7 (14.29%) Degree
9 7 (14.29%) Fixed Income
10 6 (12.24%) Linux
10 6 (12.24%) Information Security
10 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
10 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) SAN
2 2 (4.08%) BGP
2 2 (4.08%) EIGRP
2 2 (4.08%) OSPF
3 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (16.33%) QlikView
2 5 (10.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.08%) KDB
3 2 (4.08%) Kdb+
3 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase IQ
General
1 36 (73.47%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Investment Banking
3 8 (16.33%) Front Office
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Senior Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 13 (26.53%) Lead Developer
5 12 (24.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (18.37%) Analyst
7 7 (14.29%) Business Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Technical Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Technical Leader
9 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
10 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Automation Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
11 3 (6.12%) C# WPF Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (6.12%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
1 4 (8.16%) WPF
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.08%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Equities
2 8 (16.33%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (14.29%) Fixed Income
4 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
5 5 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
5 2 (4.08%) AIX
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) BDD
2 10 (20.41%) TDD
3 9 (18.37%) OOD
4 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.24%) Information Security
5 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) MVC
7 3 (6.12%) People Management
7 3 (6.12%) UML
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) ITIL
8 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 17 (34.69%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) C++
5 8 (16.33%) Python
6 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) Korn
7 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) CCNP
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.12%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) vRealize
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
1 9 (18.37%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Cognos
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) Avaya
4 3 (6.12%) Juniper
4 3 (6.12%) Sun
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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