Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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.

Risk Management
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -34 - +31
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 17 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.92% 1.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Belfast median daily rate £323 £351 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £323 £351 -
% change year-on-year -8.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Risk Management 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 523 211 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 89.71% 79.03% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 127 55
Belfast median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +7.69% +3.17%
10th Percentile £303 £138 £101
90th Percentile £501 £425 £525
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +17.86% +7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 2
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -6.56% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £23.75 £18.00 £16.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.75% -10.66% +17.31%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Belfast

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Belfast

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Belfast over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Risk Management.

1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Banking
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (52.94%) JIRA
4 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
5 8 (47.06%) Functional Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (47.06%) QA
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (41.18%) Unix
7 6 (35.29%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (29.41%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
8 5 (29.41%) C#
8 5 (29.41%) C++
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 5 (29.41%) HP
8 5 (29.41%) ISEB
8 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
9 4 (23.53%) .NET Remoting
9 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (23.53%) JSON
9 4 (23.53%) WCF
9 4 (23.53%) C++/CLI
9 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Perforce
9 4 (23.53%) NUnit

Risk Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) JIRA
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) NUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Hudson
4 3 (17.65%) Zephyr
5 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Front Office
4 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Tester
2 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C++/C# Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Manual Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior C++ Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Endur Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) OpenLink Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Remoting
2 4 (23.53%) JSON
2 4 (23.53%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (23.53%) REST
2 4 (23.53%) WCF
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Functional Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Low Latency
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) ETRM
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) C++/CLI
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
1 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Google
2 4 (23.53%) Perforce
3 2 (11.76%) OpenLink
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle