Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 32 25
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 -
Contract jobs citing Equities 3 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.90% 6.00% 8.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 11.74% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 31
Belfast median daily rate £423 £455 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £404 £340 £369
90th Percentile £441 £608 £717
County Antrim median daily rate £423 £455 £418
% change year-on-year -7.14% +8.98% -
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 151 213 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 45.21% 51.08% 48.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 178 174
Belfast median daily rate £400 £455 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +13.75% +31.69%
10th Percentile £312 £289 £260
90th Percentile £504 £550 £588
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £455 £400
% change year-on-year -12.09% +13.75% +31.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Belfast median hourly rate £17.06 £15.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.29% +21.15% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.28 £12.50
90th Percentile £117.13 £19.03 £13.50
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.00 £24.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year -35.35% +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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading

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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Project Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management