Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Banking Business Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Business Analyst - Banking
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 71 41
Rank change year-on-year +28 -30 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Banking Business Analyst 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.90% 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Belfast median daily rate £350 £405 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.58% +52.83% -18.46%
10th Percentile £278 £403 £257
90th Percentile £363 £408 £270
County Antrim median daily rate £350 £405 £265
% change year-on-year -13.58% +52.83% -18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Contract vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 305 507 290
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.59% 95.84% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 384 181
Belfast median daily rate £400 £420 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +18.31% +14.52%
10th Percentile £307 £292 £163
90th Percentile £515 £538 £475
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £420 £355
% change year-on-year -4.76% +18.31% +14.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 25
Belfast median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +15.38% -14.75%
10th Percentile £11.29 £10.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £20.15 £19.20
County Antrim median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +15.38% -14.75%

Banking Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Banking Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Banking Business Analyst in Belfast

Banking Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking Business Analyst in Belfast

Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Banking Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Banking Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Equities
1 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft