Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 19 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.51% 0.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Belfast median daily rate £413 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £418 -
% change year-on-year -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 486 220 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 89.83% 79.14% 74.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 138 49
Belfast median daily rate £416 £345 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.58% +7.81% +2.40%
10th Percentile £303 £156 £99
90th Percentile £525 £427 £480
County Antrim median daily rate £418 £345 £320
% change year-on-year +21.16% +7.81% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 2
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.75% -10.66% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £26.25 £18.00 £16.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.69% -14.75% +17.31%

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 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 19 (100.00%) Unix
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Banking
3 14 (73.68%) Low Latency
4 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
4 13 (68.42%) Equities
4 13 (68.42%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (42.11%) Fixed Income
7 6 (31.58%) Front Office
7 6 (31.58%) C++
7 6 (31.58%) OOP
7 6 (31.58%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (31.58%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
7 6 (31.58%) Market Making
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (26.32%) OO
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.26%) Big Data

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) Senior Developer
3 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
4 10 (52.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (31.58%) C++ Developer
5 6 (31.58%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 6 (31.58%) Front Office Developer
5 6 (31.58%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Linux Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Low Latency C++ Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Equities
2 8 (42.11%) Fixed Income
2 8 (42.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Low Latency
2 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
3 6 (31.58%) Market Making
3 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
3 6 (31.58%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (31.58%) OOP
4 5 (26.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) SQL