Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Electronic Trading Developer was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Electronic Trading Developer
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - +30 -
Contract jobs requiring an Electronic Trading Developer 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.29% - 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Belfast median daily rate £460 - £51
County Antrim median daily rate £460 - £51
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Contract vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 448 355 157
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.14% 97.53% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 252 77
Belfast median daily rate £430 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.22% +13.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £272 £238 £115
90th Percentile £546 £550 £460
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £370 £325
% change year-on-year +16.22% +13.85% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 4
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £16.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -27.32% -1.26%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £18.73 £14.26 £33.33
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £12.17 £16.51
% change year-on-year +15.04% -26.29% +32.08%

Electronic Trading Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Electronic Trading Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading Developer in Belfast

Electronic Trading Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronic Trading Developer in Belfast

Electronic Trading Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Electronic Trading Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Electronic Trading Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (83.33%) Data Structures
2 5 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (83.33%) OOP
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate

Electronic Trading Developer Skill Set
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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Algorithms
1 5 (83.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL