The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 39 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.39% 5.30% 3.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 5.58% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 7
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.47 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +90.42%
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 South 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 412 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.43% 94.93% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 266 194
Median daily rate £400 £330 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +8.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 31
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.46 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.16% -3.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.70 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -26 12 £375 +11.11% 3
Barnsley -6 1 £275 -8.33%
Rotherham - 1 £135 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (36.96%) Business Analysis
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 8 (17.39%) Banking
4 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (15.22%) SDLC
5 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.04%) ETL
6 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) Use Case
7 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) Cognos
7 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.87%) ERP
7 5 (10.87%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (10.87%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (10.87%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (10.87%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (8.70%) NHS
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Migration
8 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
9 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) JBoss
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
1 3 (6.52%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) DB2
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) DataStage
4 1 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) OLAP
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) JMS
2 1 (2.17%) JSP
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Servlets
2 1 (2.17%) Spring
2 1 (2.17%) Struts
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Business Analysis
2 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.22%) SDLC
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) ETL
5 6 (13.04%) Use Case
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) ERP
6 5 (10.87%) Inmon Methodology
6 5 (10.87%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (10.87%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (10.87%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) CBAP
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) IIBA
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) FATCA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Cognos
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Pega
4 2 (4.35%) GoldenSource
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.17%) BEA
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Siebel
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase
5 1 (2.17%) Talend
5 1 (2.17%) Vitria