The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 53 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 31 31 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.80% 3.30% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 4.18% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 33
Average daily rate
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£348 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £40.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-16.04% +1.88%
Business Analysis
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
854 741 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 77.01% 78.83% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 426 423
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 13
Average hourly rate £14.18 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.48% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £15.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £74.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Leeds region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Finance
3 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (22.22%) ISEB
5 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
7 10 (13.89%) SQL
7 10 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (12.50%) Migration
8 9 (12.50%) Project Management
9 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 8 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 8 (11.11%) Degree
9 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.72%) hybris
10 7 (9.72%) Apache Solr
10 7 (9.72%) Spring MVC
10 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.72%) MooTools
10 7 (9.72%) jQuery
10 7 (9.72%) Retail
10 7 (9.72%) Spring
10 7 (9.72%) MVC
10 7 (9.72%) Web Design
10 7 (9.72%) CSS
10 7 (9.72%) JSP
10 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
10 7 (9.72%) Java
10 7 (9.72%) CSS3
10 7 (9.72%) Build Automation

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.72%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.17%) QlikView
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.39%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Advertising
4 4 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (80.56%) Analyst
2 47 (65.28%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) UI Developer
4 7 (9.72%) UI Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) MI Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Security Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Business Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) CSS
1 7 (9.72%) JSP
1 7 (9.72%) Spring
1 7 (9.72%) Spring MVC
1 7 (9.72%) jQuery
1 7 (9.72%) MooTools
1 7 (9.72%) CSS3
2 5 (6.94%) HTML
2 5 (6.94%) Web Services
3 2 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) Ajax
4 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (12.50%) Project Management
4 9 (12.50%) Migration
5 8 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (9.72%) Build Automation
6 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.72%) Web Design
6 7 (9.72%) MVC
6 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
8 5 (6.94%) Scrum
8 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.94%) CRM
9 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) Java
4 2 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) ISEB
2 8 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) hybris
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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