The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 18 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.41% 12.22% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 14.10% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Average daily rate
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£153 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.30% -26.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £34.50 £25.07
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +37.64%
Business Analyst
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim 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
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 78 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 92.65% 86.67% 91.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 47
Average daily rate £200 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £252 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
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 29 July 2015. 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 -11 3 £153 -48.30%
Business Analyst
Northern Ireland

Business Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) EDI
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) HND
3 2 (40.00%) SAP R/3
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (20.00%) GAAP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) CRM

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) HND
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GAAP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft