The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bradford region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 12 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 9.92% 8.85% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.08% 9.26% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
Median daily rate £400 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £274 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £380 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.47 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +90.42%
Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
119 216 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 98.35% 95.58% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 101 79
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.75 £9.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.51% -15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £8.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £19.48 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bradford region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bradford region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bradford region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (65.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 17 (65.38%) Business Analysis
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) Use Case
4 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
5 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
6 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Legal
6 2 (7.69%) Banking
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) UML
7 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Data Mining

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
1 1 (3.85%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Business Analysis
1 17 (65.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (19.23%) Use Case
4 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Concur
2 1 (3.85%) DataFlux
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com