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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 43 33 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +30
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 55 55 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.70% 4.83% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 5.58% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 11
Average daily rate £374 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+44.58% -3.22%
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
1245 985 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.78% 86.48% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 707 476
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.21 £29.80 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 39 (41.49%) Stakeholder Management
1 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) Finance
3 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (21.28%) Waterfall
4 20 (21.28%) Web Services
5 19 (20.21%) Project Management
6 17 (18.09%) Open Source
7 14 (14.89%) Analytics
8 12 (12.77%) Product Management
9 11 (11.70%) Change Management
9 11 (11.70%) TDD
10 10 (10.64%) NHS
10 10 (10.64%) Data Analytics
10 10 (10.64%) BDD
11 9 (9.57%) User Stories
11 9 (9.57%) Use Case
12 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (7.45%) Data Analysis
13 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
13 7 (7.45%) MS Office
14 6 (6.38%) SQL
14 6 (6.38%) Oracle
14 6 (6.38%) ISEB
14 6 (6.38%) Coaching
14 6 (6.38%) SDLC
15 5 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (5.32%) Integration Testing
15 5 (5.32%) Data Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (4.26%) SAS
2 3 (3.19%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Office
2 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.19%) Photoshop
5 2 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) DHCP
1 1 (1.06%) DNS
1 1 (1.06%) LDAP
1 1 (1.06%) Skype
1 1 (1.06%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.26%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) ERwin
General
1 36 (38.30%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.26%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Marketing
3 4 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (84.04%) Analyst
2 75 (79.79%) Business Analyst
3 21 (22.34%) Digital Analyst
3 21 (22.34%) Digital Business Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Finance Business Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Financial Business Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Commercial Director
7 4 (4.26%) Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.13%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.28%) Web Services
2 3 (3.19%) CSS
2 3 (3.19%) CSS3
2 3 (3.19%) jQuery
2 3 (3.19%) JSP
2 3 (3.19%) MooTools
2 3 (3.19%) Spring
2 3 (3.19%) Spring MVC
3 2 (2.13%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) HTML
4 1 (1.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.64%) NHS
3 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.06%) IVR
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (41.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (21.28%) Waterfall
3 19 (20.21%) Project Management
4 17 (18.09%) Open Source
5 14 (14.89%) Analytics
6 12 (12.77%) Product Management
7 11 (11.70%) Change Management
7 11 (11.70%) TDD
8 10 (10.64%) BDD
8 10 (10.64%) Data Analytics
9 9 (9.57%) Use Case
9 9 (9.57%) User Stories
10 8 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (7.45%) Data Analysis
12 6 (6.38%) Coaching
12 6 (6.38%) SDLC
13 5 (5.32%) Data Management
13 5 (5.32%) Integration Testing
13 5 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.38%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.19%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) ISEB
2 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) APMP
3 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.19%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) DataFlux
2 4 (4.26%) IBM
3 3 (3.19%) Adobe
3 3 (3.19%) hybris
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AAP3
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50k - £60k per annum + Pro Rata (6 Months)
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago