The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 19.61% 25.48% 10.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.80% 27.21% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 37 13
Average daily rate £375 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £360 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+44.76% +7.14%
Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 147 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 99.02% 93.63% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 134 108
Average daily rate £350 £396 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 24 (54.55%) Banking
3 20 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (38.64%) Business Analysis
5 13 (29.55%) Retail
6 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.18%) Change Management
8 7 (15.91%) Retail Banking
9 5 (11.36%) SAP
9 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) Legal
9 5 (11.36%) Validation
10 4 (9.09%) Requirements Management
10 4 (9.09%) QA
10 4 (9.09%) SAP HCM
10 4 (9.09%) SAS
10 4 (9.09%) SAP HR
10 4 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
10 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (6.82%) Data Mapping
11 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
11 3 (6.82%) Project Management
11 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
11 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk
11 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
12 2 (4.55%) Data Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP HCM
1 4 (9.09%) SAP HR
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.27%) MS Access
General
1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 24 (54.55%) Banking
3 13 (29.55%) Retail
4 7 (15.91%) Retail Banking
5 5 (11.36%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (38.64%) Business Analysis
3 8 (18.18%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (11.36%) Validation
5 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Data Mapping
6 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.55%) Data Management
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) UML
7 2 (4.55%) Use Case
7 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Workflow
8 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) VB
1 1 (2.27%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) FINREP
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Pega
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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