Period
to 21 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Analytical Skills
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -8
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 41 36 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.65% 9.30% 15.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.28% 20.00% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 81
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -7.74% +46.09%
10th Percentile £304 £278 £363
90th Percentile £514 £460 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £11.23 - £14.56
UK median hourly rate £21.11 £17.51 £22.00
% change year-on-year +20.57% -20.41% +15.79%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 156 180 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 32.91% 46.51% 56.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 135 297
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £433 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +4.85% +30.95%
10th Percentile £313 £255 £307
90th Percentile £548 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.95 £39.50 £14.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.16% +171.29% -11.76%
UK median hourly rate £21.42 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.98% +5.00% -1.28%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. 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
County Antrim +7 39 £400 +3.23% 4
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 26 (63.41%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (41.46%) Oracle
4 16 (39.02%) SQL
5 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
5 12 (29.27%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (19.51%) Project Delivery
6 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
6 8 (19.51%) Spring
6 8 (19.51%) Finance
6 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 8 (19.51%) Unix
6 8 (19.51%) JBoss
6 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
7 7 (17.07%) HTML
7 7 (17.07%) CSS
7 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
8 6 (14.63%) HTML5
8 6 (14.63%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (14.63%) Maven
8 6 (14.63%) JSON
8 6 (14.63%) JDBC
8 6 (14.63%) ETL
8 6 (14.63%) EJB
8 6 (14.63%) CSS3
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
8 6 (14.63%) Redux
8 6 (14.63%) Product Roadmap
8 6 (14.63%) Project Roadmap
9 5 (12.20%) Shell Script

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 8 (19.51%) JBoss
2 3 (7.32%) NetWeaver
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (9.76%) Wireless
1 4 (9.76%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
1 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.76%) Big Data
3 4 (9.76%) DB2
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) Informix
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.44%) HBase
6 1 (2.44%) Impala
6 1 (2.44%) MS Access
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Spark SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) CA Release Automation
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Front Office
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Technical Leader
3 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) React Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Electronic Trading Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Transformation Architect
6 1 (2.44%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Spring
2 7 (17.07%) CSS
2 7 (17.07%) HTML
3 6 (14.63%) CSS3
3 6 (14.63%) EJB
3 6 (14.63%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (14.63%) HTML5
3 6 (14.63%) JDBC
3 6 (14.63%) JSON
3 6 (14.63%) Redux
4 5 (12.20%) JSF
4 5 (12.20%) SOAP
4 5 (12.20%) Web Services
4 5 (12.20%) XML
5 3 (7.32%) .NET
5 3 (7.32%) JAX-RS
5 3 (7.32%) JAX-WS
5 3 (7.32%) JMS
5 3 (7.32%) JPA
5 3 (7.32%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) CMDB
3 2 (4.88%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
3 8 (19.51%) Project Delivery
4 6 (14.63%) ETL
4 6 (14.63%) Product Roadmap
4 6 (14.63%) Project Roadmap
5 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Fund Accounting
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Decision-Making
8 2 (4.88%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL
8 2 (4.88%) MVC
8 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.32%) Java 8
6 2 (4.88%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) CCNA
1 4 (9.76%) CCNP
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 2 (4.88%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) HDFS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.44%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (2.44%) Oozie
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Ab Initio
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) SAP
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Sybase