The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 12 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 15 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 10.07% 20.00% 10.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.27% 21.31% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 12
Median daily rate £266 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £248 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £500 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +7.14%
Analyst
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 61 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 97.99% 93.85% 90.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 33 69
Median daily rate £374 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £295 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.51 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £15.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £17.77 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Belfast region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Belfast region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Belfast region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 10 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (27.27%) Banking
6 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
6 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
6 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
6 7 (21.21%) MS Project
6 7 (21.21%) MS Office
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
6 7 (21.21%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) AIX
7 6 (18.18%) Solaris
7 6 (18.18%) Linux
7 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
8 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.15%) Middleware
8 5 (15.15%) Change Management
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco
9 4 (12.12%) Internet
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
9 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
10 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
10 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (21.21%) MS Office
3 7 (21.21%) MS Project
3 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.06%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) WebEx
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.03%) DMZ
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) FWSM
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MSI
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) French Language
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
4 1 (3.03%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Equities
2 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) AIX
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Solaris
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
1 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
3 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
4 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
6 2 (6.06%) People Management
6 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.06%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (6.06%) Software Licensing
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Email Management
7 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Clearswift
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos
5 1 (3.03%) Reuters
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Tandberg
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
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