Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 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.

Equities
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 36 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 -12
Contract jobs citing Equities 6 42 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.80% 7.94% 4.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 14.29% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 30 12
Belfast median daily rate £405 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.04% +18.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £338 £387 £263
90th Percentile £485 £601 £420
County Antrim median daily rate £405 £445 £375
% change year-on-year -9.04% +18.67% +114.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Equities 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 131 294 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 39.34% 55.58% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 246 64
Belfast median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £310 £311 £238
90th Percentile £488 £538 £550
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 9
Belfast median hourly rate £39.75 £19.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.85% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £29.00 £19.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.25 £19.75 £17.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £39.75 £24.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +60.61% +90.38% -

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Equities in Belfast

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equities in Belfast

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in Belfast over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Equities in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Equities also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Equities.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Talend
4 1 (16.67%) Kafka
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) QA

Equities
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Product Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Talend
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO