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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Rank 41 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 93 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.77% 6.61% 6.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 6.88% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 70 68
Median daily rate £380 £361 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £402 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
1076 1351 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 924 754
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.50 £18.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 54 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.07%) Finance
3 31 (30.10%) User Stories
4 27 (26.21%) Business Analysis
5 22 (21.36%) Scrum
6 20 (19.42%) User Experience
7 18 (17.48%) Waterfall
8 17 (16.50%) Telecoms
9 13 (12.62%) Use Case
10 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (9.71%) UML
12 9 (8.74%) ITIL
12 9 (8.74%) SDLC
13 8 (7.77%) Project Management
13 8 (7.77%) Workflow
14 7 (6.80%) GAP Analysis
14 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
14 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
14 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.80%) Service Design
15 6 (5.83%) Business Process Analysis
15 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (5.83%) OO
15 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
15 6 (5.83%) Statistics
15 6 (5.83%) Banking
15 6 (5.83%) Retail
15 6 (5.83%) Systems Analysis
16 5 (4.85%) Degree

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 (2.91%) Confluence
1 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.91%) MS Office
4 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) JIRA
General
1 32 (31.07%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.83%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Billing
5 3 (2.91%) Legal
6 2 (1.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Games
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.97%) Dojo
2 1 (0.97%) jQuery
2 1 (0.97%) JSON
2 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) User Experience
2 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) NHS
4 3 (2.91%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.94%) Wiki
6 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Android
1 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.10%) User Stories
3 27 (26.21%) Business Analysis
4 22 (21.36%) Scrum
5 18 (17.48%) Waterfall
6 13 (12.62%) Use Case
7 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.71%) UML
9 9 (8.74%) ITIL
9 9 (8.74%) SDLC
10 8 (7.77%) Project Management
10 8 (7.77%) Workflow
11 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.80%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (6.80%) Service Design
12 6 (5.83%) Business Process Analysis
12 6 (5.83%) OO
12 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (5.83%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.97%) Scala
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) IIBA
3 1 (0.97%) ISEB
3 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.97%) IFRS
2 1 (0.97%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.94%) hybris
3 1 (0.97%) Kony
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle
3 1 (0.97%) Tableau
3 1 (0.97%) TARGIT
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