Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fixed Income 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.

Fixed Income
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 67 34
Rank change year-on-year +25 -33 -11
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 4 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.03% 1.77% 2.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.58% 3.21% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Northern Ireland median daily rate £350 £164 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.07% -54.58% +323.53%
10th Percentile £338 £114 £255
90th Percentile £481 £761 £413
UK median daily rate £625 £600 £600
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £27.50

Fixed Income is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 155 312 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 39.85% 55.22% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 260 66
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £310 £310 £238
90th Percentile £488 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 9
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £37.25 £19.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.03% +50.00% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.13 £15.45 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.78 £31.95 £17.00
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £20.94 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.30% +4.68% +5.12%

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Fixed Income as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in Northern Ireland

Fixed Income
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fixed Income in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fixed Income in Northern Ireland

Fixed Income
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fixed Income in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fixed Income in Northern Ireland

Fixed Income
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the Northern Ireland 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
County Antrim +24 4 £350 +114.07% 1
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Fixed Income.

1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Equities
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (25.00%) QA

Fixed Income
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Product Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO