Period
to 20 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 20 April 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.

Banking
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Banking 107 106 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 25.72% 24.31% 10.92%
As % of the General category 50.95% 40.15% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 101 17
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.08% +28.33% +79.10%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £184
90th Percentile £538 £461 £380
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £400 £300
% change year-on-year +7.75% +33.33% +71.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £18.50 - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £18.50 - -

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 210 264 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 50.48% 60.55% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 236 34
County Antrim median daily rate £437 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.25% +28.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £261 £255 £135
90th Percentile £559 £563 £446
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £410 £313
% change year-on-year +5.18% +31.20% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -52.29% -
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.80 £17.05
90th Percentile £36.00 £42.50 £37.45
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% -3.70% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in County Antrim

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in County Antrim

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in County Antrim over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in County Antrim

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in County Antrim

Banking
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -2 105 £432 +12.08% 5
Banking
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Banking 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Banking.

1 88 (82.24%) Finance
2 52 (48.60%) SQL
3 51 (47.66%) Java
3 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (41.12%) Test Automation
5 33 (30.84%) Unix
6 29 (27.10%) Low Latency
7 28 (26.17%) Data Structures
8 26 (24.30%) OO
9 21 (19.63%) C#
9 21 (19.63%) Multithreading
10 19 (17.76%) Relational Database
10 19 (17.76%) JavaScript
11 18 (16.82%) Investment Banking
11 18 (16.82%) Functional Programming
12 17 (15.89%) Front Office
13 16 (14.95%) Oracle
13 16 (14.95%) Spring
14 15 (14.02%) .NET
15 14 (13.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (12.15%) Equities
17 12 (11.21%) Risk Management
17 12 (11.21%) Linux
18 11 (10.28%) TDD
18 11 (10.28%) QA
18 11 (10.28%) Functional Testing
19 10 (9.35%) Non-Functional Testing
19 10 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
20 9 (8.41%) JIRA
20 9 (8.41%) Refactoring

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 8 (7.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 8 (7.48%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.54%) MQSeries
2 7 (6.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.80%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.93%) DHCP
2 1 (0.93%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.76%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.54%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.67%) DB2
5 4 (3.74%) Big Data
5 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) JIRA
1 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.67%) Selenium
3 4 (3.74%) Hudson
3 4 (3.74%) Zephyr
4 3 (2.80%) JUnit
5 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) Bower
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.93%) Grunt
6 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.93%) Maven
6 1 (0.93%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 88 (82.24%) Finance
2 18 (16.82%) Investment Banking
3 17 (15.89%) Front Office
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (69.16%) Developer
2 51 (47.66%) Senior Developer
3 47 (43.93%) Java Developer
4 40 (37.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (15.89%) Analyst
6 16 (14.95%) C# Developer
7 13 (12.15%) .NET Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Front Office Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Tester
8 11 (10.28%) Agile Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Agile Java Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Senior Agile Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 8 (7.48%) C++ Developer
9 8 (7.48%) C++/C# Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Java WebSphere Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Senior C++ Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 7 (6.54%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) Spring
2 15 (14.02%) .NET
3 9 (8.41%) J2EE
4 8 (7.48%) JSP
4 8 (7.48%) WPF
5 7 (6.54%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.54%) jQuery
5 7 (6.54%) Servlets
5 7 (6.54%) WCF
6 6 (5.61%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (5.61%) REST
7 5 (4.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.74%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (3.74%) JSON
8 4 (3.74%) RESTful
8 4 (3.74%) Web Services
9 3 (2.80%) ADO.NET
9 3 (2.80%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) Data Structures
2 14 (13.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (12.15%) Equities
4 8 (7.48%) Derivative
5 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.74%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.87%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
8 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.93%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.84%) Unix
2 12 (11.21%) Linux
3 7 (6.54%) Windows
4 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.93%) Solaris
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.12%) Test Automation
3 29 (27.10%) Low Latency
4 26 (24.30%) OO
5 21 (19.63%) Multithreading
6 18 (16.82%) Functional Programming
7 12 (11.21%) Risk Management
8 11 (10.28%) Functional Testing
8 11 (10.28%) TDD
9 10 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.35%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (8.41%) Asynchronous Programming
10 9 (8.41%) Performance Improvement
10 9 (8.41%) Refactoring
11 8 (7.48%) Electronic Trading
11 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.48%) MVC
11 8 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (7.48%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (7.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 52 (48.60%) SQL
2 51 (47.66%) Java
3 21 (19.63%) C#
4 19 (17.76%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.41%) C++
5 9 (8.41%) Python
6 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.74%) Ruby
7 3 (2.80%) Korn
7 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) Java 8
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) ISEB
1 6 (5.61%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.67%) Degree
3 4 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.28%) QA
2 3 (2.80%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Oracle
2 8 (7.48%) IBM
3 7 (6.54%) HP
4 3 (2.80%) Sybase
4 3 (2.80%) Talend
4 3 (2.80%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.87%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.87%) Reuters
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix
6 1 (0.93%) DevExpress