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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 18 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.56% 13.33% 19.70%
As % of the General category 13.33% 22.86% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 20
Median daily rate £259 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £96 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £468 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.57%
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
60 35 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.67% 58.33% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 47
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 £412 £490 £405
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 £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 26 September 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 26 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 -4 8 £259 -13.75%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Sun
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) People Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
5 2 (14.29%) Equities
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) QlikView
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 2 (14.29%) Equities
1 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
2 1 (7.14%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) AIX
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 4 (28.57%) People Management
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Cost Transparency
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) Korn
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCSA
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) Aruba
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
2 1 (7.14%) IronPort
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) VMware