The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Belfast region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 14 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 16.09% 16.19% 10.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.42% 18.09% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 8
Average daily rate
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£344 £240 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.22% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £126 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.22% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.31
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.55%
Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76 94 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 87.36% 89.52% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 65
Average daily rate £315 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.42 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.87% -64.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Analyst
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Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Document Management
5 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) SLA
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) Legal
6 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) CTI
6 3 (10.34%) UNIX
6 3 (10.34%) MS Office
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Basel III
7 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
7 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) CTI
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) QlikView
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.45%) Back Office
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
1 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.45%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
1 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (13.79%) Document Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Service Management
3 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.90%) Use Case
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
4 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
4 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
4 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) UML
4 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) Basel III
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) BT
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau
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