Period
to 16 December 2018

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 6 months to 16 December 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.

Investment Banking
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 17 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -8
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 15 79 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 4.42% 14.79% 4.89%
As % of the General category 9.38% 23.03% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 75 15
County Antrim median daily rate £340 £440 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +76.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £271 £315 £78
90th Percentile £433 £475 £384
Northern Ireland median daily rate £340 £440 £250
% change year-on-year -22.73% +76.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

Investment Banking 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 160 343 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 47.20% 64.23% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 289 118
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £420 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £283 £303 £188
90th Percentile £465 £551 £550
Northern Ireland median daily rate £388 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -6.06% +14.58% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
County Antrim median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.45 £12.50
90th Percentile £44.90 £36.75 £43.45
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +23.21% -17.65% +25.93%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

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 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 6 months to 16 December 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 -13 15 £340 -22.73% 1
Investment Banking
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Front Office
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Back Office
6 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
6 3 (20.00%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
6 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Equities
7 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (13.33%) HP ALM
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) TestComplete
7 2 (13.33%) Git (software)

Investment Banking
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 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
1 1 (6.67%) Spark SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Front Office
4 3 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Product Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Product Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Talend Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (6.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (13.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) HOOD
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Talend