The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 15.49% 18.95% 24.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.49% 19.15% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 36
Median daily rate £364 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
71 94 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 100.00% 98.95% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 139
Median daily rate £378 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.02% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Halifax region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Finance
1 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 8 (38.10%) Retail
4 6 (28.57%) Retail Banking
5 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Legal
8 2 (9.52%) CMS
8 2 (9.52%) Data Management
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
8 2 (9.52%) MS Project
8 2 (9.52%) DSDM
8 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
8 2 (9.52%) JIRA
8 2 (9.52%) Confluence
8 2 (9.52%) QA
8 2 (9.52%) Content Management
8 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
2 8 (38.10%) Retail
3 6 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) AIX
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
6 2 (9.52%) Content Management
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) DSDM
6 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
6 2 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
7 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
7 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
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