Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analytical Skills
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 13 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -19
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 38 112 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 11.52% 18.12% 6.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.94% 32.46% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 95 8
Belfast median daily rate £422 £420 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.48% +34.40% +4.17%
10th Percentile £340 £365 £255
90th Percentile £460 £583 £406
County Antrim median daily rate £422 £420 £313
% change year-on-year +0.48% +34.40% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Belfast median hourly rate - £14.56 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.60% -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £14.56 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +45.60% -

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 136 345 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 41.21% 55.83% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 294 38
Belfast median daily rate £425 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +12.24% +23.53%
10th Percentile £263 £329 £164
90th Percentile £509 £488 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £425 £413 £360
% change year-on-year +3.03% +14.58% +21.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 7
Belfast median hourly rate £39.75 £14.56 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +173.01% +2.18% -
10th Percentile £29.38 £14.56 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.25 £14.56 £17.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £40.00 £14.56 £14.25
% change year-on-year +174.73% +2.18% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Belfast

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Belfast

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Belfast over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Belfast

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Belfast.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) Banking
4 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
5 9 (23.68%) Oracle
5 9 (23.68%) MVC
6 8 (21.05%) Front Office
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 8 (21.05%) Java
7 7 (18.42%) C#
7 7 (18.42%) .NET
7 7 (18.42%) Python
7 7 (18.42%) Project Management
7 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
7 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
8 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (15.79%) WPF
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
8 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (13.16%) Back Office
9 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.16%) Web Development

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 (10.53%) SAS
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (7.89%) SPSS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.53%) DB2
5 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.63%) JUnit
2 1 (2.63%) ProC
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
4 8 (21.05%) Front Office
5 5 (13.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Data Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Manager
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Report Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Talend Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Banking Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Project Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Business Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Business Project Manager
10 1 (2.63%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (15.79%) WPF
3 5 (13.16%) Java EE
4 4 (10.53%) Spring
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) Flask
5 3 (7.89%) J2EE
5 3 (7.89%) JSP
5 3 (7.89%) Struts
6 2 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.63%) Ajax
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.63%) React
7 1 (2.63%) Servlets
7 1 (2.63%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Solaris
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) MVC
4 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
4 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (13.16%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
6 5 (13.16%) Web Development
7 4 (10.53%) Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) Wealth Management
8 3 (7.89%) Data Extraction
8 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
8 3 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.89%) Scorecard
8 3 (7.89%) Statistical Inference
8 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.89%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) Python
4 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) Korn
5 3 (7.89%) MATLAB
5 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.89%) R
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) PROC SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PMO
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) RapidMiner
3 3 (7.89%) Talend
4 2 (5.26%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO