Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Derivatives
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 43 26
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 -3
Contract jobs citing Derivative 19 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 4.02% 1.19% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.12% 3.10% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
County Antrim median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £399 £420 £350
90th Percentile £538 £420 £450
Northern Ireland median daily rate £475 £420 £513
% change year-on-year +13.10% -18.05% +28.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

Derivative is in the Generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 267 129 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 56.45% 38.51% 41.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 99 31
County Antrim median daily rate £435 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.99% +28.33% -
10th Percentile £310 £238 £238
90th Percentile £538 £588 £375
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +11.69% +28.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.77% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £24.75 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +90.38% -3.70% -19.26%

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in County Antrim

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Derivative in County Antrim

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative in County Antrim over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Derivative in County Antrim

Derivative
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 Derivative within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 January 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 -5 19 £475 +13.10% 1
Derivative
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 16 (84.21%) Banking
2 15 (78.95%) Data Structures
3 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Finance
4 13 (68.42%) C#
4 13 (68.42%) C++
4 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
4 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (68.42%) Multithreading
4 13 (68.42%) Refactoring
4 13 (68.42%) Performance Improvement
4 13 (68.42%) Low Latency
4 13 (68.42%) Asynchronous Programming
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (15.79%) PMO
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Scorecard
7 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
7 2 (10.53%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) OO

Derivative
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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) ProC
General
1 16 (84.21%) Banking
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C++ Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C++/C# Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior C# Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior C++ Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) TDD
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 13 (68.42%) Asynchronous Programming
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Low Latency
2 13 (68.42%) Multithreading
2 13 (68.42%) Performance Improvement
2 13 (68.42%) Refactoring
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
5 2 (10.53%) Microservices
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Scorecard
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.26%) Infragistics