The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 47 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 46 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.23% 10.50% 6.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 11.00% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 40 9
Median daily rate £211 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -12.93%
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
456 418 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.25% 95.43% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 315 133
Median daily rate £438 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 19
Median hourly rate £16.61 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.86% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.30 £16.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Sheffield region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Sheffield region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) NHS
4 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (7.14%) GoldenSource
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) CRM
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) GoldenSource
1 1 (7.14%) Pega