The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 8 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 41 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.73% 5.35% 6.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.26% 5.88% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 14
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£300 £325 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £219 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
- +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -13.84%
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
364 340 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.29% 90.91% 90.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 184 154
Average daily rate £313 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 40
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.35 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Sheffield +17 32 £300 -5.51% 6
Doncaster +2 2 £350 -1.06% 2
Barnsley - 1 £350 - 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 40 (52.63%) Business Analysis
2 23 (30.26%) BPMN
3 15 (19.74%) Finance
4 12 (15.79%) BPR
5 9 (11.84%) Six Sigma
6 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.53%) Retail
7 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.21%) Banking
7 7 (9.21%) CRM
8 6 (7.89%) Use Case
8 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (6.58%) ERP
9 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.58%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.26%) Migration
10 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
10 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
10 4 (5.26%) SQL
10 4 (5.26%) Project Management
10 4 (5.26%) Business Transformation
11 3 (3.95%) QA
11 3 (3.95%) User Stories
11 3 (3.95%) Local Government
11 3 (3.95%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
11 3 (3.95%) Degree
11 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.63%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.32%) DataStage
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.32%) MS Access
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Retail
3 7 (9.21%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Local Government
4 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Publishing
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.63%) Front Office
5 2 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) NHS
2 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Online Banking
3 2 (2.63%) FMCG
3 2 (2.63%) Kindle
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Business Analysis
2 23 (30.26%) BPMN
3 12 (15.79%) BPR
4 9 (11.84%) Six Sigma
5 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.21%) CRM
7 6 (7.89%) Use Case
8 5 (6.58%) ERP
8 5 (6.58%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.26%) Project Management
9 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.26%) Migration
10 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.95%) User Stories
11 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) VB
2 2 (2.63%) ABAP
3 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
1 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Remedy
2 2 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Lagan
3 1 (1.32%) Capita
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