The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 9 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 10 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.20% 24.21% 15.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.87% 25.00% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 10
Median daily rate £438 £200 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £113 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £413 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +204.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 92 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 93.88% 96.84% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 33
Median daily rate £375 £215 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% -38.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £103 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -4 9 £375 +87.50% 4
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Validation
5 7 (25.00%) C#
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) VBScript
5 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Data Validation
5 7 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 5 (17.86%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) SAS
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
8 3 (10.71%) Retail
8 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
9 2 (7.14%) Active Directory

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (10.71%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 7 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Application Discovery
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.57%) Office Automation
6 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ACCA
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) EMIR
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.57%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) BMC
2 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
2 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
2 1 (3.57%) Remedy
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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