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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 5 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Banking 19 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.09% 12.71% 9.87%
As % of the General category 38.78% 46.88% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 13
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£195 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.20% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £198 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £430 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £20.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-49.68% -
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
49 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 56.98% 27.12% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 32
Average daily rate £188 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £173 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim 0 19 £195 -46.20% 5
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Banking 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 Banking.

1 28 (58.33%) Finance
2 25 (52.08%) Investment Banking
3 17 (35.42%) Oracle
4 16 (33.33%) UNIX
5 12 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) MS Office
6 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 9 (18.75%) Project Management
7 8 (16.67%) Web Services
7 8 (16.67%) Java
8 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Actimize
9 6 (12.50%) Equities
9 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
9 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.50%) XSL
9 6 (12.50%) Windows
9 6 (12.50%) Linux
9 6 (12.50%) SDLC
10 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.42%) DB2
10 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (10.42%) Ab Initio
11 4 (8.33%) Windows Vista
11 4 (8.33%) Reuters
11 4 (8.33%) Bloomberg
11 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
11 4 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Banking 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) SAS
1 4 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.08%) Xceptor
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) DHCP
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.42%) DB2
2 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (8.33%) KDB
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.17%) MS Access
5 1 (2.08%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Rational Rose
General
1 28 (58.33%) Finance
2 25 (52.08%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Ab Initio Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Report Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) SAS Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.08%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Operations Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (12.50%) XSL
3 4 (8.33%) XML
4 3 (6.25%) J2EE
4 3 (6.25%) JMS
5 1 (2.08%) WSDL
5 1 (2.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
5 1 (2.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 6 (12.50%) Equities
2 5 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Derivative
5 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) UNIX
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Vista
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Project Management
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
3 6 (12.50%) SDLC
4 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Change Management
4 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 3 (6.25%) Release Management
4 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.25%) Metaprogramming
4 3 (6.25%) Parallel Processing
5 2 (4.17%) Data Governance
5 2 (4.17%) Machine Learning
5 2 (4.17%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (4.17%) Analytics
5 2 (4.17%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.17%) Workflow
5 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) Korn
4 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.17%) VBA
5 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.08%) C
6 1 (2.08%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CGEIT
2 1 (2.08%) CRISC
2 1 (2.08%) CISSP
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CISA
2 1 (2.08%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.08%) Control-M
2 1 (2.08%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Actimize
3 5 (10.42%) Ab Initio
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) Reuters
4 4 (8.33%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Sybase
6 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.08%) IBM
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