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

Financial
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 217 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 64.20% 22.73% 37.50%
As % of the General category 86.11% 58.82% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 15 18
Median daily rate £413 £315 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% -13.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £198 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £444 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +31.57% -1.29%  

Finance 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%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in County Antrim

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in County Antrim

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in County Antrim over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in County Antrim

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in County Antrim

Finance
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 Finance 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 0 211 £413 +30.95% 9
Finance
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 167 (53.18%) Banking
2 142 (45.22%) Java
3 133 (42.36%) Linux
4 108 (34.39%) Unix
5 104 (33.12%) SQL
6 88 (28.03%) OO
7 73 (23.25%) Front Office
8 72 (22.93%) Low Latency
9 70 (22.29%) C++
10 69 (21.97%) SQL Server
11 67 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (21.02%) Multithreading
13 52 (16.56%) Equities
14 51 (16.24%) Relational Database
15 50 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
16 47 (14.97%) Oracle
16 47 (14.97%) Investment Banking
17 43 (13.69%) C#
18 42 (13.38%) Web Services
19 41 (13.06%) OOP
19 41 (13.06%) FIX Protocol
20 39 (12.42%) Electronic Trading
20 39 (12.42%) JavaScript
21 38 (12.10%) Market Making
22 37 (11.78%) .NET
22 37 (11.78%) Test Automation
23 35 (11.15%) JSON
23 35 (11.15%) Unit Testing
24 34 (10.83%) XML
24 34 (10.83%) OOA/OOD

Finance
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 21 (6.69%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.50%) LDAP
2 6 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.27%) BGP
3 4 (1.27%) EIGRP
3 4 (1.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 51 (16.24%) Relational Database
3 29 (9.24%) KDB
4 17 (5.41%) Big Data
5 16 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.18%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.87%) DB2
7 9 (2.87%) Kdb+
7 9 (2.87%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.55%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.96%) QlikView
12 2 (0.64%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.14%) Artifactory
2 13 (4.14%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (4.14%) TeamCity
3 7 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (1.91%) CppUnit
4 6 (1.91%) JIRA
5 5 (1.59%) Bitbucket
5 5 (1.59%) NUnit
6 4 (1.27%) Selenium
7 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.96%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 167 (53.18%) Banking
2 73 (23.25%) Front Office
3 47 (14.97%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.59%) Retail
5 4 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.96%) Legal
6 3 (0.96%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 242 (77.07%) Developer
2 117 (37.26%) Senior Developer
3 102 (32.48%) Java Developer
4 90 (28.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 65 (20.70%) C++ Developer
6 32 (10.19%) Agile Developer
6 32 (10.19%) Agile Java Developer
6 32 (10.19%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 32 (10.19%) Senior Agile Developer
6 32 (10.19%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 32 (10.19%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
7 25 (7.96%) KDB Developer
8 22 (7.01%) C# Developer
9 19 (6.05%) Senior C++ Developer
10 18 (5.73%) Analyst
11 15 (4.78%) Low Latency C++ Developer
12 14 (4.46%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
12 14 (4.46%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 13 (4.14%) Sybase Developer
13 13 (4.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.38%) Web Services
2 41 (13.06%) FIX Protocol
3 37 (11.78%) .NET
4 35 (11.15%) JSON
5 34 (10.83%) XML
6 28 (8.92%) WCF
7 23 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (7.32%) WPF
8 22 (7.01%) Node.js
9 21 (6.69%) CSS
9 21 (6.69%) HTML
10 17 (5.41%) RESTful
11 15 (4.78%) .NET Framework
11 15 (4.78%) ASP.NET
11 15 (4.78%) jQuery
12 13 (4.14%) HTML5
12 13 (4.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (3.18%) AngularJS
13 10 (3.18%) Spring
13 10 (3.18%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.56%) Equities
2 50 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (10.83%) Data Structures
4 24 (7.64%) Virtual Team
5 13 (4.14%) User Experience
6 10 (3.18%) Fixed Income
6 10 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.87%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (2.55%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.23%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.59%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.59%) Derivative
11 4 (1.27%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.27%) Social Network
11 4 (1.27%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.64%) Replication
14 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 133 (42.36%) Linux
2 108 (34.39%) Unix
3 33 (10.51%) Windows
4 6 (1.91%) Solaris
5 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.03%) OO
2 72 (22.93%) Low Latency
3 67 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (21.02%) Multithreading
5 41 (13.06%) OOP
6 39 (12.42%) Electronic Trading
7 38 (12.10%) Market Making
8 37 (11.78%) Test Automation
9 35 (11.15%) Unit Testing
10 34 (10.83%) OOA/OOD
11 32 (10.19%) Functional Programming
12 28 (8.92%) Data Modelling
13 27 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (7.32%) MVC
14 23 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
15 22 (7.01%) ETL
16 20 (6.37%) Mentoring
17 19 (6.05%) UML
18 16 (5.10%) Project Management
19 15 (4.78%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (45.22%) Java
2 104 (33.12%) SQL
3 70 (22.29%) C++
4 43 (13.69%) C#
5 39 (12.42%) JavaScript
6 24 (7.64%) Perl
7 18 (5.73%) PL/SQL
8 15 (4.78%) C
9 8 (2.55%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.91%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.91%) Korn
11 5 (1.59%) C++/CLI
11 5 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.59%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.27%) Python
13 3 (0.96%) VBScript
14 2 (0.64%) R
15 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (6.37%) Degree
2 8 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.91%) CCNP
3 6 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.96%) PMP
5 1 (0.32%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.27%) Data Quality
1 4 (1.27%) PMO
1 4 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 12 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.59%) Docker
3 4 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.27%) XenApp
3 4 (1.27%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (14.97%) Oracle
2 21 (6.69%) Sybase
3 19 (6.05%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.14%) Siebel
5 10 (3.18%) Cisco
6 7 (2.23%) Talend
7 6 (1.91%) Bloomberg
7 6 (1.91%) Reuters
8 5 (1.59%) Ab Initio
8 5 (1.59%) Arista
8 5 (1.59%) Citrix
8 5 (1.59%) Google
8 5 (1.59%) Juniper
8 5 (1.59%) Perforce
9 4 (1.27%) AppSense
9 4 (1.27%) Fidessa
9 4 (1.27%) HP
9 4 (1.27%) ThinPrint
9 4 (1.27%) VMware
9 4 (1.27%) Wyse
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