Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 246 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 41.77% 16.67% 23.31%
As % of the General category 60.44% 36.80% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 41 30
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +0.80% +4.17%
10th Percentile £310 £123 £91
90th Percentile £513 £419 £475
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £324 £313
% change year-on-year +27.51% +3.52% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £17.50 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.37% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £17.50 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year -62.37% - -

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 407 125 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 69.10% 45.29% 51.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 92 55
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £336 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% +7.44% -0.79%
10th Percentile £303 £163 £101
90th Percentile £513 £454 £511
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £360 £313
% change year-on-year +14.58% +15.20% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +1 240 £413 +30.95% 3
Banking
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Banking 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Banking.

1 218 (88.62%) Finance
2 156 (63.41%) Java
3 106 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (41.87%) Test Automation
5 99 (40.24%) Investment Banking
6 87 (35.37%) Data Structures
7 85 (34.55%) OO
8 75 (30.49%) Functional Programming
9 62 (25.20%) Unix
10 56 (22.76%) Low Latency
11 54 (21.95%) JavaScript
12 53 (21.54%) SQL
13 48 (19.51%) Multithreading
14 47 (19.11%) XML
15 43 (17.48%) Web Services
15 43 (17.48%) Oracle
16 40 (16.26%) Linux
17 39 (15.85%) WebSphere
18 38 (15.45%) Spring
18 38 (15.45%) Hibernate
19 36 (14.63%) MVC
19 36 (14.63%) CSS
20 35 (14.23%) JSP
20 35 (14.23%) C++
20 35 (14.23%) RESTful
20 35 (14.23%) Spring Integration
21 34 (13.82%) Degree
22 32 (13.01%) JSON
22 32 (13.01%) FIX Protocol
23 30 (12.20%) Virtual Team

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 39 (15.85%) WebSphere
2 20 (8.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Actimize
2 3 (1.22%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.07%) npm
2 8 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.66%) LDAP
2 5 (2.03%) FTP
3 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.57%) DB2
2 21 (8.54%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.13%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 13 (5.28%) KDB
6 9 (3.66%) DB2 UDB
7 8 (3.25%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.44%) Big Data
9 4 (1.63%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.63%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.69%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.47%) Artifactory
3 11 (4.47%) JIRA
3 11 (4.47%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (4.47%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.07%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.25%) Bower
5 8 (3.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.25%) Grunt
5 8 (3.25%) Jasmine
5 8 (3.25%) JUnit
6 4 (1.63%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.63%) NUnit
6 4 (1.63%) Selenium
6 4 (1.63%) Zephyr
7 3 (1.22%) Hudson
8 1 (0.41%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 218 (88.62%) Finance
2 99 (40.24%) Investment Banking
3 25 (10.16%) Front Office
4 3 (1.22%) Legal
4 3 (1.22%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 192 (78.05%) Developer
2 154 (62.60%) Senior Developer
3 131 (53.25%) Java Developer
4 117 (47.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 67 (27.24%) Agile Developer
5 67 (27.24%) Agile Java Developer
6 66 (26.83%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 66 (26.83%) Senior Agile Developer
6 66 (26.83%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 66 (26.83%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
7 35 (14.23%) C++ Developer
8 30 (12.20%) Full Stack Developer
9 28 (11.38%) Senior C++ Developer
10 27 (10.98%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 23 (9.35%) HTML CSS Developer
11 23 (9.35%) HTML Developer
12 21 (8.54%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (8.13%) Analyst
14 17 (6.91%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 15 (6.10%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.11%) XML
2 43 (17.48%) Web Services
3 38 (15.45%) Hibernate
3 38 (15.45%) Spring
4 36 (14.63%) CSS
5 35 (14.23%) JSP
5 35 (14.23%) RESTful
5 35 (14.23%) Spring Integration
6 32 (13.01%) FIX Protocol
6 32 (13.01%) JSON
7 28 (11.38%) Node.js
8 25 (10.16%) HTML
9 24 (9.76%) AngularJS
10 20 (8.13%) Struts
11 19 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (7.32%) Ajax
12 18 (7.32%) Backbone.js
12 18 (7.32%) REST
13 17 (6.91%) Java EE
13 17 (6.91%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 87 (35.37%) Data Structures
2 30 (12.20%) Virtual Team
3 29 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (9.35%) Equities
4 23 (9.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (5.69%) Fixed Income
6 11 (4.47%) Derivative
7 9 (3.66%) User Experience
8 7 (2.85%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.44%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.22%) iPad
10 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.22%) Social Network
11 2 (0.81%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.41%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.20%) Unix
2 40 (16.26%) Linux
3 8 (3.25%) Windows
4 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (41.87%) Test Automation
3 85 (34.55%) OO
4 75 (30.49%) Functional Programming
5 56 (22.76%) Low Latency
6 48 (19.51%) Multithreading
7 36 (14.63%) MVC
8 22 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (8.94%) OOA/OOD
8 22 (8.94%) TDD
9 21 (8.54%) OOP
10 20 (8.13%) Market Making
11 19 (7.72%) Data Modelling
12 18 (7.32%) Electronic Trading
13 17 (6.91%) Concurrent Programming
14 15 (6.10%) ETL
14 15 (6.10%) Requirements Analysis
15 13 (5.28%) Risk Management
16 11 (4.47%) Project Management
16 11 (4.47%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 156 (63.41%) Java
2 54 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 53 (21.54%) SQL
4 35 (14.23%) C++
5 22 (8.94%) C#
6 17 (6.91%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.85%) Python
7 7 (2.85%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.44%) Perl
9 4 (1.63%) C
9 4 (1.63%) C++/CLI
9 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.22%) Korn
10 3 (1.22%) Ruby
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (13.82%) Degree
2 7 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.44%) ISEB
3 6 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.66%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) PMO
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.63%) Docker
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (17.48%) Oracle
2 9 (3.66%) HP
3 8 (3.25%) TIBCO
4 7 (2.85%) Ab Initio
4 7 (2.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.44%) Bloomberg
5 6 (2.44%) Sybase
6 5 (2.03%) Reuters
7 4 (1.63%) Google
7 4 (1.63%) Perforce
8 3 (1.22%) Fidessa
9 2 (0.81%) Sencha
10 1 (0.41%) Cognos
10 1 (0.41%) NYFIX
10 1 (0.41%) Siebel
10 1 (0.41%) Talend
10 1 (0.41%) VMware