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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 14 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 14 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.86% 7.59% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 9.52% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 11
Median daily rate £405 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £485 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.45 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.86% +20.00%
Business Analysis
West Yorkshire

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
136 126 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.08% 79.75% 84.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 96 125
Median daily rate £400 £360 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (63.16%) Banking
2 12 (63.16%) Retail
3 7 (36.84%) Retail Banking
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Validation
5 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
5 4 (21.05%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (15.79%) ISEB
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) QA
7 2 (10.53%) VBA
7 2 (10.53%) ATM
7 2 (10.53%) Legal
7 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Conflict Management
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (5.26%) CMS
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE

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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Banking
2 12 (63.16%) Retail
3 7 (36.84%) Retail Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Analyst
2 14 (73.68%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Business Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Transformation Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
2 4 (21.05%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (21.05%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft