Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Index Arbitrage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Index Arbitrage over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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.

Index Arbitrage
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Index Arbitrage 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.21% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Belfast median daily rate £470 - -
County Antrim median daily rate £470 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Index Arbitrage 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 429 276 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.89% 80.47% 77.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 189 52
Belfast median daily rate £420 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +10.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £289 £210 £223
90th Percentile £538 £475 £475
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +16.67% +10.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 2
Belfast median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.03% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.85 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £22.15 £18.00 £16.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.31% +17.31%

Index Arbitrage
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Index Arbitrage in Belfast

Index Arbitrage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Index Arbitrage in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Index Arbitrage 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 Index Arbitrage.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) KDB
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Market Making
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Index Arbitrage
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) KDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Market Making
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree