The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 8 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 11 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.18% 5.00% 9.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.03% 6.10% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 14
Median daily rate £398 £405 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £386 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £417 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +45.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
61 82 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 89.71% 82.00% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 69 117
Median daily rate £350 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £297 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
6 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) JIRA
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Confluence
7 3 (18.75%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
9 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
9 1 (6.25%) SEPA
9 1 (6.25%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 1 (6.25%) Coaching
9 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Data Quality

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA Agile
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
3 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
1 14 (87.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Customer Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Quality Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) SEPA