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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 18 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 6 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.26% 10.27% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 13.04% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 10
Median daily rate £363 £360 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £325 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £448 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.48 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+26.39% -9.57%
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
86 115 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 75.44% 78.77% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 89 99
Median daily rate £420 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.97% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Retail
3 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (42.11%) Retail Banking
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) UML
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) JIRA
8 2 (10.53%) Confluence
8 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (10.53%) VBA
8 2 (10.53%) ATM
8 2 (10.53%) ISEB
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Validation
9 1 (5.26%) Migration
9 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
9 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.26%) XML
9 1 (5.26%) MS Access
9 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling

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 (10.53%) 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 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Retail
3 11 (57.89%) Banking
4 8 (42.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Analyst
2 14 (73.68%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Transformation Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
3 3 (15.79%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
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 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft