Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 17 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.

Business Analysis
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 82 36
Rank change year-on-year +45 -46 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.00% 0.67% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 0.74% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
County Antrim median daily rate £388 £450 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +66.67% -43.16%
Northern Ireland median daily rate £388 £450 £270
% change year-on-year -13.89% +66.67% -43.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 283 538 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 84.98% 90.42% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 428 129
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +17.86% +8.53%
10th Percentile £275 £302 £138
90th Percentile £525 £500 £428
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -0.12% +14.58% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 25
County Antrim median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% +7.69% -14.75%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.45 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.30 £23.75 £18.00
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £34.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +142.86% +7.69% -14.75%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in County Antrim

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in County Antrim

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in County Antrim over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in County Antrim

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +41 10 £388 -13.89% 3
Business Analysis
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Back Office
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Derivative
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
7 1 (10.00%) Teradata
7 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Front Office
3 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Back Office
5 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata