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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 40 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 55 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.75% 1.94% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 2.38% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £330 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.75 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £28.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -18.84%
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
986 800 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.07% 81.55% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 496 271
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £16.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £39.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015, 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 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) Project Management
3 17 (21.25%) Finance
4 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (17.50%) Change Management
5 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.50%) ITIL
9 9 (11.25%) Web Services
9 9 (11.25%) SQL
9 9 (11.25%) CRM
9 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
9 9 (11.25%) Integration Testing
10 7 (8.75%) jQuery
10 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.75%) MooTools
10 7 (8.75%) Apache Solr
10 7 (8.75%) Migration
10 7 (8.75%) Spring MVC
10 7 (8.75%) Web Design
10 7 (8.75%) Spring
10 7 (8.75%) CSS
10 7 (8.75%) JSP
10 7 (8.75%) Java
10 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
10 7 (8.75%) ISEB
10 7 (8.75%) MVC
10 7 (8.75%) Service Management
10 7 (8.75%) hybris

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (8.75%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.00%) SAS
3 2 (2.50%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) BPCS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Local Government
6 1 (1.25%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (67.50%) Analyst
2 49 (61.25%) Business Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) UI Developer
4 7 (8.75%) UI Programmer
5 6 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) CRM Business Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.50%) SAS Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Pick Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) Web Services
2 7 (8.75%) jQuery
2 7 (8.75%) MooTools
2 7 (8.75%) Spring MVC
2 7 (8.75%) Spring
2 7 (8.75%) CSS
2 7 (8.75%) JSP
2 7 (8.75%) CSS3
3 6 (7.50%) HTML
4 4 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (1.25%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Open Source
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) AIX
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) Project Management
3 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (17.50%) Change Management
5 12 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (12.50%) ITIL
8 9 (11.25%) CRM
8 9 (11.25%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.75%) Migration
9 7 (8.75%) Web Design
9 7 (8.75%) MVC
9 7 (8.75%) Service Management
9 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.75%) Line Management
9 7 (8.75%) Build Automation
10 6 (7.50%) ITSM
10 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) Java
2 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) C
3 3 (3.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 5 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) hybris
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.25%) Adobe
4 3 (3.75%) jBASE
5 2 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
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Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 days ago