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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 6 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Banking 15 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.85% 19.77% 9.26%
As % of the General category 38.46% 38.64% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 7
Median daily rate £311 £200 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.62% -44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £123 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £458 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -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
39 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 38.61% 51.16% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 19
Median daily rate £315 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £121 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £535 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 0 15 £311 +55.62% 2
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) C#
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) Validation
5 9 (32.14%) Data Validation
6 8 (28.57%) Investment Banking
7 7 (25.00%) VBScript
7 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco
9 4 (14.29%) CCNP
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) BGP
9 4 (14.29%) OSPF
9 4 (14.29%) Network Design
9 4 (14.29%) HTML5
10 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
10 3 (10.71%) Marketing
10 3 (10.71%) JIRA
10 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Retail
10 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
10 3 (10.71%) Windows
10 3 (10.71%) Linux

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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) BGP
1 4 (14.29%) OSPF
2 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer in Test
6 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (7.14%) UI Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Web UI Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Data Validation
2 9 (32.14%) Validation
3 7 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Network Design
5 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) People Management
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Office Automation
7 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.57%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) VBScript
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNP
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ACCA
2 1 (3.57%) CCIE
2 1 (3.57%) CCSA
2 1 (3.57%) CCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) vRealize
3 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) Cognos
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Sun
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Aruba
3 1 (3.57%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.57%) IronPort
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
Northern Ireland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago