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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 15 32 7
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.42% 2.05% 15.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.06% 2.15% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 17
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£375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £24.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+34.63% -25.38%
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
226 186 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 94.17% 95.38% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 111 72
Average daily rate £388 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.04% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.36 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.22% +12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.85 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 March 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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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
York +19 14 £388 +19.23% 1
Harrogate - 4 £294 - 3
Selby - 1 - -
Skipton - - - -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 33 (52.38%) Finance
2 25 (39.68%) Business Analysis
3 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (26.98%) Business Transformation
5 16 (25.40%) Systems Analysis
6 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (15.87%) Logistics
8 10 (15.87%) ISEB
9 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
9 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (9.52%) Maximo
11 5 (7.94%) BPMN
11 5 (7.94%) Scrum
11 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.94%) UML
11 5 (7.94%) User Stories
12 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (6.35%) Open Source
12 4 (6.35%) BDD
12 4 (6.35%) Project Management
12 4 (6.35%) Banking
13 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
13 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
13 3 (4.76%) CMS
13 3 (4.76%) Change Management
13 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (4.76%) IBM
13 3 (4.76%) Logistic Engineering

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Project
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Maximo
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (52.38%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Open Source
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) User Experience
2 1 (1.59%) NHS
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
1 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Business Analysis
2 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (26.98%) Business Transformation
4 16 (25.40%) Systems Analysis
5 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (15.87%) Logistics
8 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.94%) Scrum
9 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.94%) UML
9 5 (7.94%) BPMN
9 5 (7.94%) User Stories
10 4 (6.35%) BDD
10 4 (6.35%) Project Management
11 3 (4.76%) Change Management
11 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
11 3 (4.76%) Logistic Engineering
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) ISEB
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) IBM
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Qualys
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle