The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment 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 Investment Banking over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 17 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.91% 8.82% 3.64%
As % of the General category 9.38% 17.31% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Median daily rate £303 £238 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.47% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £117 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £400 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment 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
32 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 31.07% 50.98% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 17
Median daily rate £315 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £121 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 -5 3 £303 +27.47%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (16.67%) Korn
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) IronPort
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) EMIR
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Office Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Windows

Investment 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Onboarding Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Office Automation
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) EMIR
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Aruba
1 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (16.67%) IronPort
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sun