The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance 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 Finance over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 30 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 29.70% 16.98% 14.98%
As % of the General category 57.69% 66.67% 53.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 24
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£350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £305 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.66 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.62% -
Finance
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
52 27 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 51.49% 25.47% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 33
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £111 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Finance
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 Finance within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +3 30 £350 -6.66% 5
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 33 (50.00%) Banking
2 16 (24.24%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 15 (22.73%) Fixed Income
4 14 (21.21%) Oracle
4 14 (21.21%) Investment Banking
5 11 (16.67%) Project Management
5 11 (16.67%) Equities
5 11 (16.67%) UNIX
5 11 (16.67%) MS Office
5 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.12%) Windows
6 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (10.61%) SDLC
8 6 (9.09%) ITIL
8 6 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (9.09%) Coaching
8 6 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 6 (9.09%) Security Architecture
9 5 (7.58%) CGEIT
9 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.58%) KDB
9 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (7.58%) Degree
9 5 (7.58%) CRISC
9 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.58%) CISSP
9 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.55%) Lync
1 3 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.67%) MS Office
3 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.03%) SAP R/3
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (1.52%) BondVision
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.52%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
1 3 (4.55%) IP Telephony
1 3 (4.55%) Wireless
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) KDB
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.55%) DB2
4 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.03%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
1 2 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) Rational Rose
General
1 33 (50.00%) Banking
2 14 (21.21%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Architect
4 10 (15.15%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Information Security Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Information Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Ab Initio Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Junior
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (3.03%) Junior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Operations Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) Web Services
2 3 (4.55%) XML
2 3 (4.55%) XSL
3 2 (3.03%) J2EE
3 2 (3.03%) EDI
3 2 (3.03%) JMS
4 1 (1.52%) Middleware
4 1 (1.52%) XSLT
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Fixed Income
2 11 (16.67%) Equities
3 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.55%) Derivative
5 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.03%) iPad
7 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.52%) Statistics
7 1 (1.52%) BYOD
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) UNIX
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.55%) Solaris
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Project Management
2 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
2 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
3 7 (10.61%) SDLC
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL
4 6 (9.09%) Coaching
4 6 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 6 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.58%) OO
5 5 (7.58%) Information Security
5 5 (7.58%) Change Management
6 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.06%) Scrum
6 4 (6.06%) SABSA
6 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.55%) Use Case
7 3 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.58%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.55%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.03%) VBA
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) Korn
5 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) Delphi
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) CGEIT
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
1 5 (7.58%) CRISC
1 5 (7.58%) CISSP
1 5 (7.58%) CISA
1 5 (7.58%) CISM
2 2 (3.03%) HND
2 2 (3.03%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.52%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) COBIT
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.52%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Actimize
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) Nortel
4 3 (4.55%) Avaya
4 3 (4.55%) Juniper
4 3 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 3 (4.55%) Mitel
5 2 (3.03%) Reuters
5 2 (3.03%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (1.52%) MarketAxess
6 1 (1.52%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.52%) Currenex
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) HP
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