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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 12 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 12.12% 10.82% 9.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.77% 14.71% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Average daily rate £326 £250 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.50% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £230 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94 170 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 94.95% 73.59% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 107 30
Average daily rate £360 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £225 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
County Antrim

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) SLA
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) Intranet
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) MS Office
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Capita Internal Resourcing
Rate: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago