The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 43 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 71 114 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.86% 7.13% 8.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 7.51% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 96 67
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £33.00 £34.64
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -4.72%
Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1408 1518 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 94.88% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1082 701
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 53 (36.55%) Finance
1 53 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (33.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (31.72%) Business Analysis
4 28 (19.31%) User Stories
5 24 (16.55%) Retail
6 17 (11.72%) Banking
7 16 (11.03%) Scrum
8 14 (9.66%) Data Modelling
9 13 (8.97%) Use Case
10 12 (8.28%) Data Analysis
11 11 (7.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (7.59%) Project Management
11 11 (7.59%) User Experience
12 10 (6.90%) Oracle
13 9 (6.21%) NHS
13 9 (6.21%) Legal
13 9 (6.21%) Kanban
13 9 (6.21%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (6.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.52%) SDLC
14 8 (5.52%) DevOps
14 8 (5.52%) Migration
14 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.52%) Web Services
15 7 (4.83%) UML
15 7 (4.83%) CRM
15 7 (4.83%) Quality Management
15 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.07%) CMS
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.69%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.69%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
General
1 53 (36.55%) Finance
2 24 (16.55%) Retail
3 17 (11.72%) Banking
4 9 (6.21%) Legal
5 6 (4.14%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.76%) Games
7 3 (2.07%) Marketing
8 2 (1.38%) iGaming
9 1 (0.69%) Back Office
9 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.52%) Web Services
2 3 (2.07%) RESTful
3 1 (0.69%) .NET
3 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.69%) WSDL
3 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.59%) User Experience
2 9 (6.21%) NHS
3 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.38%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.69%) IVR
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Online Games
6 1 (0.69%) Social Network
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.69%) Windows
1 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (33.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (31.72%) Business Analysis
4 28 (19.31%) User Stories
5 16 (11.03%) Scrum
6 14 (9.66%) Data Modelling
7 13 (8.97%) Use Case
8 12 (8.28%) Data Analysis
9 11 (7.59%) Project Management
9 11 (7.59%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.21%) Kanban
10 9 (6.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (6.21%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (5.52%) DevOps
11 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.52%) Migration
11 8 (5.52%) SDLC
12 7 (4.83%) CRM
12 7 (4.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.76%) Java
1 4 (2.76%) SQL
2 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.38%) PHP
3 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (3.45%) ISEB
2 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) Degree
3 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (6.90%) Oracle
2 6 (4.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.14%) SAP
3 4 (2.76%) Cognos
4 1 (0.69%) Capita
4 1 (0.69%) Concur
4 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.69%) Temenos
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