The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 26 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.83% 1.70% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.70% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate
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£365 £365 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.75% -33.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 185 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 62.26% 62.93% 63.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 116 93
Average daily rate £350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 9
Average hourly rate £15.19 £44.60 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.93% +85.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £33.98 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Doncaster +2 5 £365 +12.30% 3
Sheffield -3 3 £413 +9.27% 2
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) CCA
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Statistics
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
7 1 (6.67%) CBAP
7 1 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) TDD

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
5 1 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Lagan