The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 13 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.33% 0.75% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.84% 0.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £419
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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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
147 125 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 94.23% 93.98% 87.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 89 89
Average daily rate £400 £340 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +131.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.00 £10.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 14 (66.67%) Finance
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
2 13 (61.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (47.62%) Banking
4 9 (42.86%) Validation
5 8 (38.10%) Retail Banking
6 7 (33.33%) Migration
6 7 (33.33%) UML
7 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
8 5 (23.81%) Workflow
8 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
8 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
8 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (19.05%) Use Case
9 4 (19.05%) Pega
10 3 (14.29%) MS Project
10 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) QA
11 2 (9.52%) SQL
11 2 (9.52%) VBA
11 2 (9.52%) PL/1
11 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
11 2 (9.52%) Change Management
11 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 2 (9.52%) Coaching
12 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
12 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (4.76%) Resource Management

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (14.29%) MS Project
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
2 10 (47.62%) Banking
3 8 (38.10%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (42.86%) Validation
3 7 (33.33%) Migration
3 7 (33.33%) UML
4 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (19.05%) Use Case
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
9 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
9 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Project Management
9 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) VBA
1 2 (9.52%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Pega