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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.29% 39.34% 24.26%
As % of the General category 59.65% 68.57% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 22
Median daily rate £293 £243 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.61% -23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £98 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +21.21%
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
57 35 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 40.71% 57.38% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 48
Median daily rate £315 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £89 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £490 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +1 33 £270 +11.34% 6
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 26 (50.00%) Banking
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
3 13 (25.00%) Cisco
3 13 (25.00%) CCNP
3 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (25.00%) Network Design
4 12 (23.08%) Oracle
5 11 (21.15%) Cognos
5 11 (21.15%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (21.15%) QlikView
5 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
6 10 (19.23%) vRealize
6 10 (19.23%) VMware
7 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
8 7 (13.46%) Investment Banking
8 7 (13.46%) CCIE
8 7 (13.46%) Avaya
8 7 (13.46%) Juniper
9 6 (11.54%) OSPF
9 6 (11.54%) BGP
9 6 (11.54%) Retail
10 5 (9.62%) EIGRP
10 5 (9.62%) .NET
10 5 (9.62%) C#
10 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement

Finance
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 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.92%) MS Office
4 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) BGP
1 6 (11.54%) OSPF
2 5 (9.62%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
1 11 (21.15%) QlikView
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) Sybase IQ
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Appium
1 1 (1.92%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium
1 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (13.46%) Investment Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.77%) Marketing
7 2 (3.85%) Billing
8 1 (1.92%) Advertising
8 1 (1.92%) Electronics
8 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Business Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# WPF Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) WPF
4 2 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Equities
3 4 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.92%) Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Unix
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) Network Design
2 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.69%) Change Management
4 4 (7.69%) MVC
4 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 3 (5.77%) BDD
5 3 (5.77%) Benchmarking
5 3 (5.77%) Cost Transparency
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL
5 3 (5.77%) UML
5 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) ERP
6 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) Scrum
6 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) Perl
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) Korn
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) CCNP
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.46%) CCIE
3 1 (1.92%) ACCA
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) SRDF
2 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) vRealize
2 2 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 11 (21.15%) Cognos
4 10 (19.23%) VMware
5 7 (13.46%) Avaya
5 7 (13.46%) Juniper
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.85%) BMC
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) Sybase
8 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.92%) Citrix
8 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.92%) Reuters
8 1 (1.92%) SAP
8 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
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