The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank - 16 24
Contract jobs citing Analytics 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 5.00% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.38% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.29% +20.00%
Analytics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 47 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.58% 78.33% 74.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 60
Median daily rate £363 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £91 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

Analytics
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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau