Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 36 14
Rank change year-on-year +27 -22 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 44 21 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 13.17% 5.04% 12.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.14% 9.86% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 51
Belfast median daily rate £420 £353 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.15% -14.55% +32.00%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £313
90th Percentile £512 £579 £600
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £353 £413
% change year-on-year +19.15% -14.55% +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Belfast median hourly rate £31.31 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.54% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £31.31 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -

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 151 213 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 45.21% 51.08% 48.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 178 174
Belfast median daily rate £400 £455 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +13.75% +31.69%
10th Percentile £312 £289 £260
90th Percentile £504 £550 £588
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £455 £400
% change year-on-year -12.09% +13.75% +31.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Belfast median hourly rate £17.06 £15.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.29% +21.15% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.28 £12.50
90th Percentile £117.13 £19.03 £13.50
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.00 £24.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year -35.35% +90.38% -

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 25 April 2019.

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

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Belfast

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Belfast over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 25 (56.82%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (45.45%) SQL
4 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle
6 12 (27.27%) Finance
6 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (25.00%) XML
8 10 (22.73%) ETL
9 9 (20.45%) Spring
9 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
9 9 (20.45%) CSS
10 8 (18.18%) JBoss
11 7 (15.91%) Unix
11 7 (15.91%) HTML
11 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
11 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
12 6 (13.64%) CSS3
12 6 (13.64%) EJB 3.0
12 6 (13.64%) QlikView
12 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.64%) HTML5
12 6 (13.64%) Power BI
12 6 (13.64%) Redux
12 6 (13.64%) Maven
12 6 (13.64%) JSON
12 6 (13.64%) EJB

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 8 (18.18%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) SAS
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) NetWeaver
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.36%) SPSS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SSL
2 3 (6.82%) SSH
3 2 (4.55%) BGP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.55%) DDNS
3 2 (4.55%) DSL
3 2 (4.55%) FCoE
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.55%) IPsec
3 2 (4.55%) ISDN
3 2 (4.55%) Junos
3 2 (4.55%) MPLS
3 2 (4.55%) Multicast
3 2 (4.55%) OSPF
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) TACACS
3 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.64%) Power BI
2 6 (13.64%) QlikView
3 5 (11.36%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.82%) DB2
4 3 (6.82%) Informix
4 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.64%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Front Office
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Data Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Leader
4 5 (11.36%) React Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Electronic Trading Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 2 (4.55%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Data Analytics Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Senior IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) XML
2 9 (20.45%) CSS
2 9 (20.45%) Spring
3 7 (15.91%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) CSS3
4 6 (13.64%) EJB
4 6 (13.64%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (13.64%) HTML5
4 6 (13.64%) JDBC
4 6 (13.64%) JSON
4 6 (13.64%) Redux
5 5 (11.36%) JSF
5 5 (11.36%) SOAP
5 5 (11.36%) Web Services
6 3 (6.82%) .NET
6 3 (6.82%) Java EE
6 3 (6.82%) JAX-WS
6 3 (6.82%) JMS
6 3 (6.82%) JTA
6 3 (6.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.55%) CCTV
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 10 (22.73%) ETL
4 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
5 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Data Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) MVC
6 5 (11.36%) Statistics
7 4 (9.09%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.82%) Fund Accounting
8 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 3 (6.82%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.82%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) Java 8
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
5 3 (6.82%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) CCIE
2 2 (4.55%) CCNP
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.27%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Cognos
3 4 (9.09%) Ab Initio
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) F5
5 2 (4.55%) Juniper
5 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Openreach