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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 18.95% 14.94% 12.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.15% 15.97% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 18
Average daily rate £390 £368 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +75.59%
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
94 144 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 98.95% 93.51% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 106 134
Average daily rate £389 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £459 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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
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 29 April 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 27 (72.97%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Banking
3 14 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (29.73%) Retail
5 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
8 5 (13.51%) Validation
8 5 (13.51%) Change Management
8 5 (13.51%) SAS
9 4 (10.81%) SAP
9 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
9 4 (10.81%) SAP HR
9 4 (10.81%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (10.81%) QA
9 4 (10.81%) SAP HCM
9 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
10 3 (8.11%) FINREP
10 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.11%) Requirements Management
10 3 (8.11%) Credit Risk
10 3 (8.11%) Use Case
10 3 (8.11%) Migration
10 3 (8.11%) Project Management
10 3 (8.11%) Legal
10 3 (8.11%) ISEB
10 3 (8.11%) SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 5 (13.51%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP HCM
1 4 (10.81%) SAP HR
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (5.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) ATM
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MS Access
2 1 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 27 (72.97%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Banking
3 11 (29.73%) Retail
4 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
5 3 (8.11%) Legal
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Change Management
3 5 (13.51%) Validation
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.11%) UML
5 3 (8.11%) Use Case
5 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.41%) BPR
6 2 (5.41%) Data Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.41%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) VBA
3 1 (2.70%) PL/1
3 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) FINREP
3 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.70%) COSO
4 1 (2.70%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) SAP
2 2 (5.41%) Pega
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Teradata
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Hydrogen Group
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Rate: £342.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago