The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 27 21 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 13 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.10% 1.80% 14.00%
As % of the General category 9.85% 4.26% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 12
Median daily rate £425 £185 £164
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +129.72% +12.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £123 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £247 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Investment 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 132 47 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 61.97% 42.34% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 25 28
Median daily rate £410 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.66% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £243 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £27.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.96% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in County Antrim

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in County Antrim

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in County Antrim over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in County Antrim

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 26 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 -3 13 £425 +129.72% 1
Investment Banking
Northern Ireland

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 6 (28.57%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) Unix
6 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
6 5 (23.81%) Client Onboarding
7 4 (19.05%) FIX Connectivity
7 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (19.05%) Bloomberg
7 4 (19.05%) NYFIX
7 4 (19.05%) Fidessa
7 4 (19.05%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (19.05%) Front Office
8 3 (14.29%) Equities
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (14.29%) KDB
9 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
9 2 (9.52%) Data Validation
9 2 (9.52%) Market Making
9 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (9.52%) PMO
9 2 (9.52%) C#
9 2 (9.52%) C++
9 2 (9.52%) Linux

Investment Banking
Top Related 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 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) KDB
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 1 (4.76%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Documentation Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) WF
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (14.29%) Equities
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Client Onboarding
3 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
4 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Data Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Market Making
5 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Bloomberg
1 4 (19.05%) Fidessa
1 4 (19.05%) NYFIX
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Wyse
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