Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Electronic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Trading over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the 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 (eTrading)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 54 44
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 0 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast - 3.15% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.46% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 1
Belfast median daily rate - £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -
County Antrim median daily rate - £450 £388
% change year-on-year - +16.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Electronic Trading is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 274 433 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 89.25% 90.97% 82.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 320 194
Belfast median daily rate £400 £420 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +10.77%
10th Percentile £308 £289 £213
90th Percentile £502 £538 £514
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £420 £360
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 20
Belfast median hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.67% +15.38% -14.75%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.38 £22.15 £18.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +106.25% +23.08% -14.75%

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Electronic Trading as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading in Belfast

Electronic Trading
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronic Trading in Belfast