Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for KDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited KDB over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

Kx Systems KDB
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - +28
Contract jobs citing KDB 35 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.55% 5.54% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.77% 16.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 0
County Antrim median daily rate £525 £525 -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £525 £525 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

KDB is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 177 103 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 33.15% 33.55% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 60 37
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £394 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% +28.05% -1.60%
10th Percentile £364 £192 £163
90th Percentile £594 £563 £438
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £400 £308
% change year-on-year +6.25% +30.08% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £18.25 £14.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.07% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £18.25 £14.25 -
% change year-on-year +28.07% - -

KDB
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for KDB in County Antrim

KDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for KDB in County Antrim

KDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing KDB in County Antrim over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for KDB in County Antrim

KDB
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 KDB within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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 -15 35 £525 -
KDB
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing KDB 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 KDB.

1 25 (71.43%) Low Latency
2 24 (68.57%) Linux
3 23 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (60.00%) Finance
5 16 (45.71%) Unix
6 15 (42.86%) Equities
7 14 (40.00%) Market Making
8 13 (37.14%) Front Office
9 11 (31.43%) Banking
10 10 (28.57%) Degree
10 10 (28.57%) Physics
10 10 (28.57%) Java
11 8 (22.86%) Perl
12 4 (11.43%) SQL
12 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (8.57%) C++
13 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
13 3 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
14 2 (5.71%) Spring
14 2 (5.71%) Ruby
14 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
14 2 (5.71%) Sencha
14 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
14 2 (5.71%) UML
14 2 (5.71%) OOP
14 2 (5.71%) J2EE
14 2 (5.71%) Oracle
14 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
14 2 (5.71%) Struts
14 2 (5.71%) RAD

KDB
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 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Front Office
3 11 (31.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 31 (88.57%) KDB Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Real Time Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.71%) J2EE
1 2 (5.71%) Spring
1 2 (5.71%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (42.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Low Latency
2 14 (40.00%) Market Making
3 10 (28.57%) Physics
4 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
6 2 (5.71%) OOP
6 2 (5.71%) RAD
6 2 (5.71%) UML
7 1 (2.86%) Index Arbitrage
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
1 2 (5.71%) Sencha