The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Electronic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 21 23
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 2.88% 1.77% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 2.13% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £466 £51 £93
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +813.72% -44.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £375 £475
% change year-on-year +24.26% -21.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Electronic Trading is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 179 94 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 86.06% 83.19% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 45 43
Median daily rate £400 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £109 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.89% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading in County Antrim

Electronic Trading
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronic Trading in County Antrim

Electronic Trading
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 Electronic Trading within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 March 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 -12 6 £466 +813.72% 1
Electronic Trading
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Low Latency
3 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (11.11%) Front Office
7 1 (11.11%) Market Making
7 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
7 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) OOP
7 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD

Electronic Trading
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Low Latency C++ Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Low Latency
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) Market Making
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £466.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago