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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Rank 48 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 38 90 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.42% 6.32% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 6.66% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 71 61
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £33.61 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +12.01%

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
1058 1352 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.32% 94.94% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 910 763
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.46 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 63 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.61%) User Stories
3 33 (27.05%) Finance
4 30 (24.59%) Scrum
5 27 (22.13%) User Experience
6 25 (20.49%) Telecoms
7 22 (18.03%) Business Analysis
8 18 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (10.66%) Systems Analysis
9 13 (10.66%) Waterfall
10 12 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (9.84%) Service Design
11 11 (9.02%) Kanban
11 11 (9.02%) ITIL
12 10 (8.20%) UML
12 10 (8.20%) Use Case
13 9 (7.38%) Banking
14 8 (6.56%) Data Modelling
14 8 (6.56%) Data Analysis
14 8 (6.56%) BPMN
15 7 (5.74%) MS Visio
15 7 (5.74%) OO
15 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
15 7 (5.74%) Retail
15 7 (5.74%) GAP Analysis
15 7 (5.74%) SDLC
16 6 (4.92%) Matrix Organization
16 6 (4.92%) SQL
16 6 (4.92%) NHS

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 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.82%) CMS
3 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.74%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (0.82%) Synon
General
1 33 (27.05%) Finance
2 25 (20.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.38%) Banking
4 7 (5.74%) Retail
5 4 (3.28%) Billing
6 3 (2.46%) Games
6 3 (2.46%) Legal
7 2 (1.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.82%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.10%) Web Services
2 1 (0.82%) .NET
2 1 (0.82%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.82%) Dojo
2 1 (0.82%) jQuery
2 1 (0.82%) RESTful
2 1 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) User Experience
2 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.92%) NHS
3 6 (4.92%) Smart Meter
3 6 (4.92%) Statistics
4 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) Economics
6 1 (0.82%) AS400
6 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) Online Games
6 1 (0.82%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) Android
1 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.61%) User Stories
3 30 (24.59%) Scrum
4 22 (18.03%) Business Analysis
5 18 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.66%) Systems Analysis
6 13 (10.66%) Waterfall
7 12 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (9.84%) Service Design
8 11 (9.02%) ITIL
8 11 (9.02%) Kanban
9 10 (8.20%) UML
9 10 (8.20%) Use Case
10 8 (6.56%) BPMN
10 8 (6.56%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.56%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.74%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (5.74%) OO
11 7 (5.74%) SDLC
12 6 (4.92%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.92%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.82%) RPG
2 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.82%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle
3 1 (0.82%) hybris
3 1 (0.82%) Kony
3 1 (0.82%) SAP
3 1 (0.82%) Tableau
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