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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 20 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 35 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.76% 4.01% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.28% 4.26% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £268 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.08 £30.58 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +11.19%
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
481 329 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 92.86% 94.27% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 202 204
Average daily rate £365 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 31 40
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.39 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% -48.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +5 30 £440 +60.00% 3
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (50.68%) Business Analysis
2 25 (34.25%) Finance
3 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (23.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (21.92%) Project Management
6 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
7 13 (17.81%) Open Source
7 13 (17.81%) Web Services
8 12 (16.44%) Product Management
9 11 (15.07%) Analytics
9 11 (15.07%) Banking
10 10 (13.70%) TDD
10 10 (13.70%) ISEB
11 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
11 9 (12.33%) BDD
12 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
12 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
12 8 (10.96%) Cognos
12 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
13 7 (9.59%) SQL
13 7 (9.59%) MS Office
13 7 (9.59%) Change Management
13 7 (9.59%) Degree
13 7 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (9.59%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (9.59%) Physical Data Model
14 6 (8.22%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (8.22%) GoldenSource

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
3 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) MS Access
3 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 3 (4.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Billing
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) EPoS
4 2 (2.74%) NHS
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Business Analysis
2 17 (23.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.92%) Project Management
4 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
5 13 (17.81%) Open Source
6 12 (16.44%) Product Management
7 11 (15.07%) Analytics
8 10 (13.70%) TDD
9 9 (12.33%) BDD
10 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
10 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
11 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
11 7 (9.59%) Change Management
11 7 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (9.59%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (9.59%) Physical Data Model
12 6 (8.22%) Data Architecture
12 6 (8.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) ISEB
2 7 (9.59%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) CBAP
4 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.37%) IIBA
4 1 (1.37%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) XenApp
1 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Cognos
2 6 (8.22%) GoldenSource
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix
4 1 (1.37%) IBM
4 1 (1.37%) VocaLink
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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