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 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 31 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 -  
Contract jobs citing Derivative 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.85% 3.57% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.92% 11.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £717 £51 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1305.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £313 £463
% change year-on-year +60.00% -32.43%  
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 101 35 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 48.56% 31.25% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 16 25
Median daily rate £400 £269 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.83% +79.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £81 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £333 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

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

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative in Belfast over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in Belfast

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 8 (80.00%) Equities
1 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) KDB
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) PnL Attribution
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Flash
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Economics
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) Confluence
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)

Derivative
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) KDB
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Murex Developer
5 1 (10.00%) KDB Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Perl Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) FpML
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Equities
2 6 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) PnL Attribution
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Economics
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow Development
6 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Murex