The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 44 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 65 51 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.77% 3.34% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 4.25% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 31 64
Average daily rate
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£365 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £40.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-16.04% +1.88%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1302 1200 1308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 75.43% 78.48% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 691 689
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 32
Average hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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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
Leeds -7 33 £349 +3.33% 14
Bradford +6 11 £350 -11.39% 2
Halifax +1 9 £450 +15.38% 3
Huddersfield +5 1 - - 1
Castleford - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 64 (48.12%) Finance
2 38 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (17.29%) Retail
6 21 (15.79%) Banking
6 21 (15.79%) ISEB
7 16 (12.03%) Project Management
8 14 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (9.77%) SQL
9 13 (9.77%) PRINCE2
9 13 (9.77%) Migration
10 12 (9.02%) QA
11 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
11 11 (8.27%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.77%) CRM
12 9 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (6.77%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.77%) Degree
12 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.02%) Integration Testing
13 8 (6.02%) Retail Banking
13 8 (6.02%) Data Analysis
13 8 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (6.02%) Java
13 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
13 8 (6.02%) Oracle
14 7 (5.26%) CSS
14 7 (5.26%) JSP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 7 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.26%) SAS
3 3 (2.26%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.75%) WordPress
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.01%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.26%) MS Project
4 3 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.26%) QlikView
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.75%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.75%) MySQL
4 1 (0.75%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.75%) JIRA
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 64 (48.12%) Finance
2 23 (17.29%) Retail
3 21 (15.79%) Banking
4 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.02%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.01%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (80.45%) Analyst
2 93 (69.92%) Business Analyst
3 11 (8.27%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (6.77%) Project Manager
4 9 (6.77%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (6.02%) Developer
6 7 (5.26%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 7 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 7 (5.26%) UI Programmer
7 6 (4.51%) Lead Business Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) MI Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (3.76%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (3.01%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.26%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.26%) CSS
1 7 (5.26%) JSP
1 7 (5.26%) Spring
1 7 (5.26%) jQuery
1 7 (5.26%) Spring MVC
1 7 (5.26%) MooTools
1 7 (5.26%) CSS3
2 5 (3.76%) Web Services
2 5 (3.76%) HTML
3 3 (2.26%) Middleware
4 2 (1.50%) .NET
5 1 (0.75%) J2EE
5 1 (0.75%) XML
5 1 (0.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.01%) Credit Risk
3 4 (3.01%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.26%) EPoS
4 3 (2.26%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.50%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.03%) Project Management
4 14 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (9.77%) PRINCE2
5 13 (9.77%) Migration
6 11 (8.27%) Data Modelling
7 9 (6.77%) CRM
7 9 (6.77%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (6.02%) Integration Testing
8 8 (6.02%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (5.26%) ERP
9 7 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.26%) MVC
9 7 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (5.26%) Web Design
9 7 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.77%) SQL
2 8 (6.02%) Java
2 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.50%) C#
3 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.75%) VBA
4 1 (0.75%) PHP
4 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (15.79%) ISEB
2 9 (6.77%) Degree
3 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (6.02%) Oracle
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.26%) hybris
3 4 (3.01%) Adobe
4 2 (1.50%) Retalix
4 2 (1.50%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.75%) HP
5 1 (0.75%) Pega
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