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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 32 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 87 96 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.98% 5.81% 8.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 6.13% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 84 68
Median daily rate £375 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £342 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -18.37%
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
1400 1567 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.22% 94.85% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 1110 630
Median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 65 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.94%) Finance
3 42 (29.17%) Business Analysis
4 41 (28.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (25.00%) User Stories
6 26 (18.06%) Scrum
7 21 (14.58%) Retail
8 20 (13.89%) User Experience
9 15 (10.42%) Banking
9 15 (10.42%) Kanban
10 14 (9.72%) Data Modelling
11 13 (9.03%) Telecoms
11 13 (9.03%) Systems Analysis
11 13 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 12 (8.33%) Web Services
13 10 (6.94%) Use Case
14 9 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (6.25%) UML
14 9 (6.25%) Oracle
14 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.25%) Migration
14 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (6.25%) SDLC
15 8 (5.56%) DevOps
15 8 (5.56%) Open Source
16 7 (4.86%) Project Management
16 7 (4.86%) CRM
16 7 (4.86%) E-Commerce
17 6 (4.17%) 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 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.69%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.69%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) SaaS
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
1 1 (0.69%) Synon
General
1 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 21 (14.58%) Retail
3 15 (10.42%) Banking
4 13 (9.03%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.47%) Games
6 4 (2.78%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.08%) iGaming
7 3 (2.08%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (2.08%) RESTful
3 2 (1.39%) XML
4 1 (0.69%) .NET
4 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.89%) User Experience
2 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.17%) NHS
4 3 (2.08%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.69%) AS400
6 1 (0.69%) Online Games
6 1 (0.69%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.69%) Social Network
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.17%) Business Analysis
3 41 (28.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (25.00%) User Stories
5 26 (18.06%) Scrum
6 15 (10.42%) Kanban
7 14 (9.72%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (9.03%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.94%) Use Case
11 9 (6.25%) Migration
11 9 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (6.25%) SDLC
11 9 (6.25%) UML
12 8 (5.56%) DevOps
12 8 (5.56%) Open Source
13 7 (4.86%) CRM
13 7 (4.86%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.47%) SQL
2 4 (2.78%) Java
3 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.39%) PHP
4 1 (0.69%) C
4 1 (0.69%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (2.78%) ISEB
2 3 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.69%) Degree
3 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.47%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (6.25%) Oracle
2 6 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (1.39%) Cognos
4 1 (0.69%) Capita
4 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.69%) Temenos
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