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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 22 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 10 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.33% 7.23% 10.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.13% 9.09% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 20
Average daily rate
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£394 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £345 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £24.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+29.89% -32.63%
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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
123 132 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 77.85% 79.52% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 92 151
Average daily rate £425 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
5 4 (21.05%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) SAS
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) Use Case
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (5.26%) APMP
8 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
8 1 (5.26%) ATM
8 1 (5.26%) VBA
8 1 (5.26%) MS Office

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Analyst
2 14 (73.68%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Payments Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Communications Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
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