Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Analytics
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 34 25
Rank change year-on-year -26 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 22 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.49% 2.33% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 3.00% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 3
Northern Ireland median daily rate £388 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.61% +27.78% +2.56%
10th Percentile £180 £456 £425
90th Percentile £453 £588 £515
UK median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £24.23
% change year-on-year +33.33% -7.14% +21.15%

Analytics 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 565 233 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 89.68% 77.67% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 136 61
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% +10.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £303 £139 £103
90th Percentile £500 £438 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.75% -10.66% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £23.75 £22.03 £16.38
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
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 Analytics within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -32 20 £430 -25.22% 2
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Data Analytics
3 10 (45.45%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) DB2
4 9 (40.91%) MVC
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 8 (36.36%) Spring
5 8 (36.36%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (36.36%) Backbone.js
5 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (36.36%) Virtual Team
6 7 (31.82%) QlikView
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 3 (13.64%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) SAS
9 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) Cognos
9 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse

Analytics
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 3 (13.64%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.64%) SPSS
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) DB2
2 8 (36.36%) DB2 UDB
2 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) QlikView
4 4 (18.18%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
6 2 (9.09%) Big Data
6 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) Impala
7 1 (4.55%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.55%) Power BI
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QlikView Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
1 8 (36.36%) Backbone.js
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
1 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 8 (36.36%) Spring
1 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Virtual Team
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.09%) Equities
3 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Data Analytics
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) Statistics
6 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
6 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oozie
1 1 (4.55%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Cognos
3 2 (9.09%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.55%) Alteryx
4 1 (4.55%) Reuters