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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Banking 152 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 44.97% 17.05% 21.25%
As % of the General category 60.32% 44.12% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 12 15
Median daily rate £413 £311 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.53% +55.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £84 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £9.82 £10.44
% change year-on-year +32.45% -5.98%  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 252 34 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 74.56% 38.64% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 49 46
Median daily rate £413 £315 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +57.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £123 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £456 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast 0 147 £413 +32.53% 2
Banking
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 167 (82.27%) Finance
2 99 (48.77%) Java
3 81 (39.90%) Unix
4 76 (37.44%) Linux
5 69 (33.99%) OO
5 69 (33.99%) SQL
6 66 (32.51%) Investment Banking
7 53 (26.11%) Front Office
7 53 (26.11%) Multithreading
8 50 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (24.14%) Low Latency
10 47 (23.15%) Oracle
11 44 (21.67%) C++
12 43 (21.18%) OOP
13 42 (20.69%) FIX Protocol
14 41 (20.20%) SQL Server
15 36 (17.73%) Data Structures
16 35 (17.24%) Market Making
16 35 (17.24%) Web Services
17 34 (16.75%) Test Automation
18 33 (16.26%) OOA/OOD
18 33 (16.26%) Functional Programming
19 32 (15.76%) JSON
20 31 (15.27%) .NET
20 31 (15.27%) C#
20 31 (15.27%) Equities
21 29 (14.29%) JavaScript
22 25 (12.32%) XML
23 24 (11.82%) Relational Database
23 24 (11.82%) 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 10 (4.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (4.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Actimize
1 4 (1.97%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.91%) LDAP
2 8 (3.94%) BGP
2 8 (3.94%) EIGRP
2 8 (3.94%) OSPF
3 5 (2.46%) FIX Connectivity
4 4 (1.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.82%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.91%) Big Data
4 9 (4.43%) DB2
4 9 (4.43%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.94%) Apache Hive
6 6 (2.96%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.96%) KDB
7 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.46%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.99%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.49%) DB2 UDB
11 1 (0.49%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Artifactory
1 14 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 14 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
1 14 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 5 (2.46%) Bitbucket
2 5 (2.46%) JIRA
2 5 (2.46%) NUnit
2 5 (2.46%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.46%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 167 (82.27%) Finance
2 66 (32.51%) Investment Banking
3 53 (26.11%) Front Office
4 7 (3.45%) Retail
4 7 (3.45%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.48%) Legal
5 3 (1.48%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 152 (74.88%) Developer
2 91 (44.83%) Senior Developer
3 69 (33.99%) Java Developer
4 64 (31.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 44 (21.67%) C++ Developer
6 32 (15.76%) Agile Developer
6 32 (15.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 32 (15.76%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 32 (15.76%) Senior Agile Developer
6 32 (15.76%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 32 (15.76%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
7 19 (9.36%) Senior C++ Developer
8 16 (7.88%) C# Developer
9 15 (7.39%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 11 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (4.93%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.93%) Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.69%) FIX Protocol
2 35 (17.24%) Web Services
3 32 (15.76%) JSON
4 31 (15.27%) .NET
5 25 (12.32%) XML
6 22 (10.84%) Node.js
6 22 (10.84%) WCF
7 18 (8.87%) RESTful
8 17 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (7.88%) .NET Framework
10 15 (7.39%) CSS
10 15 (7.39%) HTML
10 15 (7.39%) WPF
11 10 (4.93%) ADO.NET
11 10 (4.93%) WF
12 9 (4.43%) REST
13 8 (3.94%) Hibernate
13 8 (3.94%) Java EE
13 8 (3.94%) Spring Boot
13 8 (3.94%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.73%) Data Structures
2 31 (15.27%) Equities
3 24 (11.82%) Virtual Team
4 16 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (4.93%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.93%) Fixed Income
7 8 (3.94%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (3.45%) User Experience
9 6 (2.96%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.97%) iPad
10 4 (1.97%) Social Network
11 3 (1.48%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.99%) Derivative
12 2 (0.99%) Replication
13 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.49%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 81 (39.90%) Unix
2 76 (37.44%) Linux
3 12 (5.91%) Windows
4 4 (1.97%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.97%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.49%) Solaris
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.99%) OO
2 53 (26.11%) Multithreading
3 50 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (24.14%) Low Latency
5 43 (21.18%) OOP
6 35 (17.24%) Market Making
7 34 (16.75%) Test Automation
8 33 (16.26%) Functional Programming
8 33 (16.26%) OOA/OOD
9 16 (7.88%) Electronic Trading
10 15 (7.39%) MVC
10 15 (7.39%) SOA
11 14 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.40%) Requirements Analysis
12 13 (6.40%) SDLC
13 11 (5.42%) ETL
14 10 (4.93%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.93%) Memory Management
14 10 (4.93%) Scrum
14 10 (4.93%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (48.77%) Java
2 69 (33.99%) SQL
3 44 (21.67%) C++
4 31 (15.27%) C#
5 29 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.37%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.94%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.45%) Perl
9 6 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.46%) C
10 5 (2.46%) C++/CLI
10 5 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.46%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.48%) Korn
11 3 (1.48%) Python
12 2 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (9.36%) Degree
2 7 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.48%) CCNP
3 3 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.46%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.46%) Docker
3 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.49%) XenApp
4 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (23.15%) Oracle
2 18 (8.87%) Sybase
3 13 (6.40%) Bloomberg
4 9 (4.43%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.94%) Arista
5 8 (3.94%) Cisco
5 8 (3.94%) Juniper
5 8 (3.94%) Reuters
6 7 (3.45%) Fidessa
6 7 (3.45%) Siebel
7 6 (2.96%) Ab Initio
8 5 (2.46%) Google
8 5 (2.46%) HP
8 5 (2.46%) NYFIX
8 5 (2.46%) Perforce
8 5 (2.46%) Talend
9 2 (0.99%) VMware
10 1 (0.49%) Citrix
10 1 (0.49%) Sun
10 1 (0.49%) Wyse
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago