The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills 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 Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 14 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.88% - 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% - 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £19.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+37.97% -34.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 83 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.58% 69.75% 58.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 46
Average daily rate £388 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £186 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
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 Business Analysis within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 4 £320 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Document Management
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Basel III

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Coach
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Document Management
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Basel III