Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 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.

Banking
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 42 151 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 13.68% 32.47% 18.07%
As % of the General category 29.17% 55.72% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 129 56
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £440 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +34.15% +9.33%
10th Percentile £308 £265 £200
90th Percentile £438 £560 £422
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £433 £346
% change year-on-year -4.74% +25.09% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
County Antrim median hourly rate - £18.50 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.22% -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £18.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year - -60.22% -

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 144 271 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 46.91% 58.28% 50.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 221 142
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £430 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +19.44% +15.20%
10th Percentile £285 £265 £238
90th Percentile £460 £560 £550
Northern Ireland median daily rate £388 £420 £360
% change year-on-year -7.74% +16.67% +15.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 9
County Antrim median hourly rate £18.81 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -7.35% -
10th Percentile £10.84 £10.85 £11.80
90th Percentile £48.13 £38.13 £43.45
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £19.50 £15.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +23.81% -7.35% +25.93%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -5 42 £412 -6.36% 11
Banking
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 37 (88.10%) Finance
2 32 (76.19%) SQL
3 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 23 (54.76%) Test Automation
5 20 (47.62%) Oracle
5 20 (47.62%) Java
6 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (38.10%) Ajax
6 16 (38.10%) RESTful
6 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
6 16 (38.10%) DB2
6 16 (38.10%) CSS
6 16 (38.10%) JSP
6 16 (38.10%) XML
6 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
6 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
7 14 (33.33%) Project Management
7 14 (33.33%) Degree
8 13 (30.95%) Time Management
8 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
8 13 (30.95%) Cucumber
8 13 (30.95%) Backbone.js
8 13 (30.95%) Spring Batch
8 13 (30.95%) Spring Integration
8 13 (30.95%) DB2 UDB
8 13 (30.95%) Spring
8 13 (30.95%) TDD
8 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
8 13 (30.95%) MVC
8 13 (30.95%) Struts

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 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
2 13 (30.95%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) DB2
1 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 13 (30.95%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) QlikView
5 1 (2.38%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Bower
1 13 (30.95%) Cucumber
1 13 (30.95%) Eclipse
1 13 (30.95%) Grunt
1 13 (30.95%) Jasmine
1 13 (30.95%) JUnit
2 11 (26.19%) JIRA
3 9 (21.43%) Selenium
3 9 (21.43%) TestComplete
4 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.38%) ProC
General
1 37 (88.10%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Report Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Operations Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Product Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Ajax
1 16 (38.10%) CSS
1 16 (38.10%) JSP
1 16 (38.10%) RESTful
1 16 (38.10%) XML
2 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
2 13 (30.95%) Backbone.js
2 13 (30.95%) Gherkin
2 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
2 13 (30.95%) Spring
2 13 (30.95%) Spring Batch
2 13 (30.95%) Spring Integration
2 13 (30.95%) Struts
2 13 (30.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (30.95%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) EJB
3 3 (7.14%) Java EE
3 3 (7.14%) React
3 3 (7.14%) Servlets
4 1 (2.38%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.76%) Equities
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Unix
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Test Automation
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Project Management
4 13 (30.95%) MVC
4 13 (30.95%) TDD
4 13 (30.95%) Time Management
4 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
5 9 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
6 8 (19.05%) Requirements Management
7 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) ETL
8 3 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (7.14%) QA Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.76%) Analytics
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.76%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 20 (47.62%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Talend
5 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.38%) Cognos
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) Vermilion