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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 11 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 32 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.73% 15.96% 13.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.16% 16.85% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 12
Median daily rate £268 £275 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +89.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £125 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.82%

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
226 89 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.00% 94.68% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 36 53
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 1 5
Median hourly rate £12.34 £13.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.59% +25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -3 31 £268 -0.46% 4
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Banking
3 15 (34.88%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
5 10 (23.26%) Windows
5 10 (23.26%) Project Management
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.93%) Investment Banking
6 9 (20.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (20.93%) MS Project
6 9 (20.93%) MS Office
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.28%) QA
9 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 4 (9.30%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Data Validation
11 4 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
11 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
11 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.30%) ITIL
11 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.30%) Validation
11 4 (9.30%) PMP
12 3 (6.98%) Internet

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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 9 (20.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (20.93%) MS Project
3 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.33%) DMZ
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) FWSM
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) QlikView
4 1 (2.33%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JUnit
1 1 (2.33%) MSI
1 1 (2.33%) NUnit
1 1 (2.33%) TestNG
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Banking
3 9 (20.93%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) German Language
4 1 (2.33%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) AIX
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (23.26%) Project Management
2 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
3 4 (9.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.30%) Data Validation
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (9.30%) Validation
4 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
4 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.98%) Defect Management
4 3 (6.98%) Software Delivery
5 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.65%) People Management
5 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) C++
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) PMP
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.65%) Citrix
3 2 (4.65%) Sun
4 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Clearswift
4 1 (2.33%) Cognos
4 1 (2.33%) Reuters
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
4 1 (2.33%) Tandberg
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