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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 13 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 44 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.19% 2.62% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.65% 2.78% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 13
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £219 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.88 £30.33 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+21.59% -7.40%
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
456 324 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.20% 94.46% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 195 171
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 39
Average hourly rate £16.20 £13.71 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.16% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.15 £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 April 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 April 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
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +17 33 £325 +17.11% 5
Doncaster +3 7 £350 -12.50% 2
Barnsley - 1 £300 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 46 (56.10%) Business Analysis
2 27 (32.93%) Finance
3 17 (20.73%) BPMN
4 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (15.85%) Banking
5 11 (13.41%) Data Analysis
6 10 (12.20%) MS Visio
7 9 (10.98%) BPR
8 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Change Management
9 7 (8.54%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) Project Management
10 6 (7.32%) Six Sigma
10 6 (7.32%) CRM
10 6 (7.32%) Retail
10 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.32%) Process Management
10 6 (7.32%) Data Architecture
10 6 (7.32%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (7.32%) Use Case
10 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (7.32%) Marketing
10 6 (7.32%) Degree
10 6 (7.32%) GoldenSource
11 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (6.10%) Requirements Management
11 5 (6.10%) ERP
11 5 (6.10%) MS Office

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
3 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 6 (7.32%) Marketing
4 4 (4.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Front Office
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) FMCG
3 2 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) EPoS
4 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.22%) Life Science
4 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Business Analysis
2 17 (20.73%) BPMN
3 11 (13.41%) Data Analysis
4 9 (10.98%) BPR
5 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (8.54%) Project Management
6 7 (8.54%) Change Management
6 7 (8.54%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (8.54%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.32%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Process Management
7 6 (7.32%) CRM
7 6 (7.32%) Six Sigma
7 6 (7.32%) Use Case
7 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (7.32%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.10%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) ISEB
3 2 (2.44%) CBAP
4 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) CIMA
4 1 (1.22%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) GoldenSource
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.44%) Remedy
3 1 (1.22%) Lagan
3 1 (1.22%) VocaLink
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable - Senior position
Posted: 18 days ago