Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 18 March 2019 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.

Business Analysis
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -23
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.26% 2.59% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.97% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Belfast median daily rate - £463 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.53% -
County Antrim median daily rate - £463 £341
% change year-on-year - +35.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Business Analysis 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 277 370 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 87.38% 87.06% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 263 256
Belfast median daily rate £400 £432 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +10.57% +20.08%
10th Percentile £304 £268 £250
90th Percentile £486 £548 £550
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £432 £393
% change year-on-year -7.30% +9.80% +20.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 8
Belfast median hourly rate £17.75 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.39% +17.31% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.05 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £26.95 £13.75
County Antrim median hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.94% +23.08% -14.75%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Belfast

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis.

1 3 (75.00%) CCA
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (75.00%) ABAP
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM

Business Analysis
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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP