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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 11 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 7 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.45% 11.48% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.07% 14.00% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 10
Median daily rate £400 £405 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £357 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £438 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-39.20% -2.34%
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
58 100 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.57% 81.97% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 77 97
Median daily rate £350 £356 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -14.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (75.00%) Retail
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Banking
5 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (12.50%) Confluence
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) JIRA
8 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
9 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
9 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Validation
9 1 (6.25%) C
9 1 (6.25%) MS Office
9 1 (6.25%) XML
9 1 (6.25%) UML
9 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
9 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 1 (6.25%) Coaching
9 1 (6.25%) QA
9 1 (6.25%) Data Migration

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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA Agile
General
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
4 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
1 13 (81.25%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Customer Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SEPA