The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 17 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 131 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.34% 7.14% 7.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.08% 7.67% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 61 40
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£388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.22 £30.91 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.62% -0.28%
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
1442 1043 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.85% 93.04% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 731 421
Average daily rate £350 £325 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 27
Average hourly rate £13.30 £13.35 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% -16.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £12.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £17.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 78 (38.81%) Finance
2 66 (32.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 62 (30.85%) Business Analysis
4 42 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (12.94%) Project Management
7 25 (12.44%) Microsoft
8 22 (10.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 20 (9.95%) MS Excel
10 18 (8.96%) Retail
10 18 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
11 17 (8.46%) Banking
12 16 (7.96%) CRM
12 16 (7.96%) MS Visio
13 15 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (6.47%) Migration
14 13 (6.47%) Supplier Management
15 12 (5.97%) Data Analysis
16 11 (5.47%) Legal
16 11 (5.47%) Change Management
16 11 (5.47%) Product Management
16 11 (5.47%) Waterfall
16 11 (5.47%) BDD
16 11 (5.47%) Software Delivery
17 10 (4.98%) Validation
17 10 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (4.98%) PRINCE2
18 9 (4.48%) Web Services
18 9 (4.48%) E-Commerce
18 9 (4.48%) NHS

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.96%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.99%) MS Office
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.50%) MySQL
3 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Rational Rose
General
1 78 (38.81%) Finance
2 18 (8.96%) Retail
3 17 (8.46%) Banking
4 11 (5.47%) Legal
5 7 (3.48%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.99%) Local Government
7 3 (1.49%) Law
8 2 (1.00%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.48%) Web Services
2 3 (1.49%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.00%) .NET
4 1 (0.50%) MDX
4 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.48%) NHS
3 7 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.49%) Statistics
5 2 (1.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.50%) User Experience
6 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.50%) iSeries
6 1 (0.50%) Informatics
6 1 (0.50%) Online Games
6 1 (0.50%) IVR
6 1 (0.50%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 62 (30.85%) Business Analysis
3 42 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (12.94%) Project Management
5 22 (10.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 18 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
7 16 (7.96%) CRM
8 15 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (6.47%) Migration
9 13 (6.47%) Supplier Management
10 12 (5.97%) Data Analysis
11 11 (5.47%) Change Management
11 11 (5.47%) Product Management
11 11 (5.47%) Waterfall
11 11 (5.47%) BDD
11 11 (5.47%) Software Delivery
12 10 (4.98%) Validation
12 10 (4.98%) PRINCE2
13 9 (4.48%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.48%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.48%) SQL
2 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.50%) ABAP
2 1 (0.50%) C#
2 1 (0.50%) Java
2 1 (0.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (1.99%) ISEB
2 3 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.49%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.99%) Computacenter
3 3 (1.49%) Siebel
4 2 (1.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.50%) IBM
5 1 (0.50%) VocaLink
5 1 (0.50%) SAP
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