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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 24 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.06% - 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.44% - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Business Analyst
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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
147 155 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 93.04% 93.37% 97.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 108 189
Average daily rate £425 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £24.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +93.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) SAS
3 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 2 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Xcelsius
5 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Xcelsius
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Teradata
2 1 (8.33%) Business Objects