Period
to 23 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Derivatives
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 45 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 -21 +7
Contract jobs citing Derivative 19 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.58% 3.07% 2.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.72% 6.28% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 1
Belfast median daily rate £400 £717 £51
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.21% +1305.88% -83.68%
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £717 £51
% change year-on-year -44.21% +1305.88% -83.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Derivative is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 218 207 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 52.53% 48.82% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 174 26
Belfast median daily rate £455 £400 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.75% +31.69% +47.27%
10th Percentile £290 £260 £80
90th Percentile £550 £588 £488
County Antrim median daily rate £455 £400 £304
% change year-on-year +13.75% +31.69% +47.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Belfast median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.85% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £19.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +50.00% - -

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Derivative as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in Belfast

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Derivative in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Derivative in Belfast

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative in Belfast over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 8 (42.11%) Banking
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) Front Office
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (31.58%) Data Structures
7 5 (26.32%) Asynchronous Programming
7 5 (26.32%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (26.32%) Low Latency
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) VBA
7 5 (26.32%) Equities
7 5 (26.32%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
7 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
8 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
8 4 (21.05%) Grid Computing
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) Windows

Derivative
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 7 (36.84%) Front Office
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C++ Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C++/C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) DBA
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Structures
2 5 (26.32%) Equities
2 5 (26.32%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (21.05%) Grid Computing
4 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
6 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.26%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) TDD
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Asynchronous Programming
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Low Latency
3 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Straight-Through Processing
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Collateral Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.26%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Programming
6 1 (5.26%) Microservices
6 1 (5.26%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) VBA
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO