Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Analytics
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 65 31
Rank change year-on-year +28 -34 -5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 11 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.32% 3.57% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 3.96% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 3
Belfast median daily rate £417 £413 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.15% -20.67% +15.56%
10th Percentile £398 £161 £434
90th Percentile £458 £453 £574
County Antrim median daily rate £417 £413 £520
% change year-on-year +1.15% -20.67% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate £10.00 - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £10.00 - -

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 283 530 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 85.50% 90.14% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 422 119
Belfast median daily rate £412 £413 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +23.87% +3.26%
10th Percentile £275 £310 £158
90th Percentile £525 £501 £425
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £413 £333
% change year-on-year -0.12% +23.87% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Belfast median hourly rate £34.00 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.86% -1.75% -6.56%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.45 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £23.75 £18.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +7.69% -14.75%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Belfast

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SAS
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Flask
4 3 (27.27%) Statistical Inference
4 3 (27.27%) Scorecard
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Time Series Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) R
4 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) RapidMiner
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) SPSS
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
4 3 (27.27%) Balanced Scorecard
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management

Analytics
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 (36.36%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SPSS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (9.09%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bower
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) ProC
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Data Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Flask
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Spring Batch
3 1 (9.09%) Spring Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Struts
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Balanced Scorecard
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
2 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Scorecard
2 3 (27.27%) Statistical Inference
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Time Series Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) R
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) RapidMiner