Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 37 22
Rank change year-on-year -33 -15 +2
Contract jobs citing Derivative 16 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.74% 1.12% 4.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.98% 3.80% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 6
Belfast median daily rate £475 £420 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +140.00% -56.25%
10th Percentile £375 £420 £163
90th Percentile £513 £420 £325
County Antrim median daily rate £475 £420 £175
% change year-on-year +13.10% +140.00% -56.25%
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 321 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 55.06% 29.59% 43.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 44 37
Belfast median daily rate £413 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £313 £217 £88
90th Percentile £475 £495 £420
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Belfast median hourly rate £14.56 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.56 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) Data Structures
3 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
4 8 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
4 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 8 (50.00%) Low Latency
4 8 (50.00%) Asynchronous Programming
5 5 (31.25%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Equities
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Microservices
8 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
8 2 (12.50%) PMO
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (12.50%) JSON
8 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (12.50%) WPF
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall

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 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) ProC
2 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) WebSockets
1 2 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Structures
2 5 (31.25%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Equities
4 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Social Network
5 1 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 8 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
3 8 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Infragistics
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) TIBCO