Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Requirements Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

Requirements Analysis
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 63 39
Rank change year-on-year +22 -24 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.19% 3.51% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 3.89% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Belfast median daily rate £460 £413 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.52% -1.20% -
County Antrim median daily rate £460 £413 £418
% change year-on-year +11.52% -1.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Requirements 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 294 489 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 87.24% 90.39% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 377 142
Belfast median daily rate £400 £416 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £302 £163
90th Percentile £515 £525 £437
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £416 £350
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 18
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.71% +7.69% -14.75%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.05 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £26.25 £18.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +135.71% +7.69% -14.75%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Belfast

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements 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 Requirements Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Talend
4 1 (25.00%) Kafka
4 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

Requirements 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Spark SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Talend