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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 16 21
Rank change year-on-year -32 +5  
Contract jobs citing Derivative 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.12% 1.18% 3.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.81% 3.13% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £389 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £320 £425
% change year-on-year +56.25% -24.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Derivative is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 172 32 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 53.58% 37.65% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 14 15
Median daily rate £413 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £81 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £575 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.56 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Derivative as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 12 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
2 10 (55.56%) Murex
2 10 (55.56%) Workflow
2 10 (55.56%) Workflow Development
3 9 (50.00%) Murex MxML
3 9 (50.00%) FpML
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Struts
4 8 (44.44%) Equity Derivative
4 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 8 (44.44%) Equities
4 8 (44.44%) Spring
4 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 5 (27.78%) WPF
6 5 (27.78%) KDB
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) PnL Attribution
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Flash
7 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Economics

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) KDB
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Murex Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) KDB Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Perl Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) FpML
1 9 (50.00%) Murex MxML
2 8 (44.44%) Spring
2 8 (44.44%) Struts
3 5 (27.78%) WPF
4 4 (22.22%) Flash
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Equities
1 8 (44.44%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Workflow
1 10 (55.56%) Workflow Development
2 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) PnL Attribution
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Economics
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Perl
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Murex