The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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 County Antrim 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 8 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 11.83% 2.99% 10.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.75% 3.48% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 10
Average daily rate
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£295 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £34.31
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -6.73%
Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80 115 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 86.02% 85.82% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 59 66
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 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 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Business Analyst
Northern Ireland

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +14 11 £295 -26.25%
Business Analyst
Northern Ireland

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Document Management
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) QA
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (5.88%) Back Office
6 1 (5.88%) BT
6 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (5.88%) MS Excel

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
1 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Document Management
3 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) BT
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle