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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 15 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 16 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.36% 15.94% 9.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.58% 17.19% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 10
Median daily rate £350 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £268 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +10.71%
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
167 64 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.66% 92.75% 90.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 34 61
Median daily rate £375 £319 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 5
Median hourly rate £14.34 £15.25 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £13.68 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.77 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -10 15 £350 -12.50% 7
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (32.43%) Finance
3 10 (27.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (24.32%) Banking
5 8 (21.62%) SQL
6 7 (18.92%) MS Project
6 7 (18.92%) MS Office
6 7 (18.92%) ITIL
6 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
6 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
6 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
7 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 6 (16.22%) AIX
7 6 (16.22%) Solaris
7 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.51%) Middleware
8 5 (13.51%) Change Management
8 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Internet
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco
9 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
9 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
10 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
10 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery

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 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 7 (18.92%) MS Project
3 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.41%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 2 (5.41%) WebEx
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) DMZ
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) FWSM
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Power BI
2 1 (2.70%) QlikView
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Banking
3 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) French Language
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
4 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) XMPP
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Equities
2 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) AIX
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Solaris
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
1 7 (18.92%) Project Management
2 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (13.51%) Change Management
3 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) ITSM
6 2 (5.41%) People Management
6 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma
6 2 (5.41%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (5.41%) Software Licensing
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Unicenter
2 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Sun
5 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.70%) CA
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Clearswift
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Reuters
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) Tandberg
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
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