Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 41 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 0
Contract jobs citing Derivative 19 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.09% 1.22% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.28% 3.05% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
Belfast median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £399 £420 £350
90th Percentile £538 £420 £450
County Antrim median daily rate £475 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +13.10% +5.00% -
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 261 131 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 56.13% 39.94% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 98 31
Belfast median daily rate £435 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.99% +28.33% -
10th Percentile £310 £238 £238
90th Percentile £538 £588 £375
County Antrim median daily rate £433 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +12.34% +28.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Belfast median hourly rate £19.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +130.77% - -

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 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 16 (84.21%) Banking
2 15 (78.95%) Data Structures
3 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Finance
4 13 (68.42%) C#
4 13 (68.42%) C++
4 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
4 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (68.42%) Multithreading
4 13 (68.42%) Refactoring
4 13 (68.42%) Performance Improvement
4 13 (68.42%) Low Latency
4 13 (68.42%) Asynchronous Programming
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (15.79%) PMO
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Scorecard
7 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
7 2 (10.53%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) OO

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 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) ProC
General
1 16 (84.21%) Banking
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C++ Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C++/C# Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior C# Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior C++ Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) TDD
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 13 (68.42%) Asynchronous Programming
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Low Latency
2 13 (68.42%) Multithreading
2 13 (68.42%) Performance Improvement
2 13 (68.42%) Refactoring
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
5 2 (10.53%) Microservices
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Scorecard
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.26%) Infragistics