The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland 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 9 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 13 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.30% 11.74% 8.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.04% 15.28% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 3
Average daily rate £326 £298 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £224 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £251
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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 216 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 93.91% 76.87% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 125 37
Average daily rate £350 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £225 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +4 13 £326 +30.50% 5
County Londonderry - - - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (43.48%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Service Management
2 7 (30.43%) SLA
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
7 2 (8.70%) MS Office
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Banking
7 2 (8.70%) Document Management
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
8 1 (4.35%) Use Case
8 1 (4.35%) Derivative
8 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (4.35%) Tesseract
8 1 (4.35%) MCDST
8 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
8 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Tesseract
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.35%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.35%) Equities
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Service Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.35%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.35%) User Stories
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCDST
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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