Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Front Office
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 18 30
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 -
Contract jobs citing Front Office 21 94 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.21% 14.76% 2.50%
As % of the General category 12.35% 20.48% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 88 6
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £413 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +8.84% -
10th Percentile £362 £379 £358
90th Percentile £511 £468 £403
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £413 £379
% change year-on-year +4.24% +8.84% -39.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

Front Office 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 170 459 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 50.30% 72.06% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 407 75
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £413 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +29.92% +5.83%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £163
90th Percentile £500 £513 £425
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -0.12% +26.92% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 5
County Antrim median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.85 £15.28
90th Percentile £40.38 £31.85 £36.35
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% -

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in County Antrim

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in County Antrim

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in County Antrim over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front Office in County Antrim

Front Office
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 Front Office within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 16 October 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 -8 20 £431 +4.42% 1
Front Office
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Front Office 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 Front Office.

1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 11 (52.38%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Project Management
5 8 (38.10%) OOP
5 8 (38.10%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
5 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
5 8 (38.10%) Low Latency
5 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 7 (33.33%) Market Making
6 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (33.33%) C++
6 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (28.57%) Back Office
7 6 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 5 (23.81%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) Equities
9 4 (19.05%) Wealth Management
10 3 (14.29%) Index Arbitrage
10 3 (14.29%) TDD
10 3 (14.29%) QA
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
11 2 (9.52%) C#
11 2 (9.52%) Unix
11 2 (9.52%) Windows

Front Office
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 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) npm
1 1 (4.76%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) QlikView
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
4 6 (28.57%) Back Office
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
6 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
6 4 (19.05%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Report Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (9.52%) Akka
2 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.52%) Kafka
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
2 2 (9.52%) Zuul
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) React
3 1 (4.76%) Redux
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Equities
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Low Latency
2 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
2 8 (38.10%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) Market Making
3 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) Wealth Management
6 3 (14.29%) Index Arbitrage
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) ES6
5 1 (4.76%) Java 8
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos
1 1 (4.76%) IBM
1 1 (4.76%) TIBCO