The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.83% 4.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 4.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.33 £34.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.30% +53.33%
Business Analyst
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 North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 177 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 94.58% 92.19% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 98 60
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 10
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% -61.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +10 9 £363 +20.83% 2
York -8 5 £400 +6.66% 3
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 13 (44.83%) Business Analysis
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (13.79%) Business Transformation
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Retail
6 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
6 3 (10.34%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Back Office
7 2 (6.90%) Banking
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Use Case
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.45%) Solvency II
8 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Business Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (13.79%) Business Transformation
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Use Case
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.45%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle