The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 6 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.60% 3.07% 7.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.35% 3.32% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £330 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £389 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £371
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -18.18%
Business Analyst
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 211 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.38% 92.54% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 138 99
Average daily rate £338 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.10 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 34 (53.97%) Business Analysis
2 21 (33.33%) Finance
3 17 (26.98%) BPMN
4 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
5 10 (15.87%) BPR
6 9 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 9 (14.29%) Banking
6 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Degree
7 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (11.11%) Six Sigma
8 6 (9.52%) Process Management
8 6 (9.52%) Change Management
8 6 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Use Case
9 5 (7.94%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (7.94%) Project Management
9 5 (7.94%) MS Office
10 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.35%) CRM
10 4 (6.35%) ERP
10 4 (6.35%) Requirements Management
10 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.35%) Data Architecture
10 4 (6.35%) GoldenSource
11 3 (4.76%) Software Delivery

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.17%) Front Office
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.59%) Life Science
3 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.59%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Business Analysis
2 17 (26.98%) BPMN
3 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
3 10 (15.87%) BPR
4 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.52%) Process Management
6 6 (9.52%) Change Management
6 6 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Use Case
7 5 (7.94%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.35%) CRM
8 4 (6.35%) ERP
8 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.35%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CIMA
3 1 (1.59%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) GoldenSource
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Remedy
3 1 (1.59%) VocaLink
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