The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 36 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 67 61 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.07% 3.97% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 5.37% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 52
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -28.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1273 1136 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.34% 73.96% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 609 786
Average daily rate £350 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 34
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

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 22 July 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 22 July 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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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
Leeds +13 42 £355 +12.69% 11
Halifax -2 11 £375 +2.73% 1
Bradford +3 5 £385 -6.66%
Wakefield - - - -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 58 (42.34%) Finance
2 31 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (15.33%) Scrum
4 19 (13.87%) Banking
5 18 (13.14%) Retail
6 17 (12.41%) Project Management
7 15 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (10.22%) ISEB
8 14 (10.22%) SQL
9 11 (8.03%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (8.03%) Migration
9 11 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.30%) Microsoft
11 9 (6.57%) Change Management
11 9 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.57%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.57%) UML
12 8 (5.84%) CRM
12 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (5.84%) QA
13 7 (5.11%) Use Case
13 7 (5.11%) User Stories
13 7 (5.11%) Data Analysis
13 7 (5.11%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (5.11%) Telecoms
13 7 (5.11%) Oracle
14 6 (4.38%) .NET
14 6 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.19%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.19%) CMS
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Project
2 4 (2.92%) MS Office
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.19%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.73%) ATM
2 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.46%) QlikView
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.73%) Big Data
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.73%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) ERwin
2 3 (2.19%) JIRA
3 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.73%) ProC
4 1 (0.73%) Rational Rose
General
1 58 (42.34%) Finance
2 19 (13.87%) Banking
3 18 (13.14%) Retail
4 7 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.65%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.65%) Advertising
6 2 (1.46%) Billing
6 2 (1.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (78.10%) Analyst
2 91 (66.42%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.22%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (8.76%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (7.30%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (6.57%) Consultant
7 9 (6.57%) Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Financial Business Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) Business Systems Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.38%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) Lead Business Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) IT Business Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) MI Analyst
12 4 (2.92%) CRM Consultant
12 4 (2.92%) Data Modeller
12 4 (2.92%) Data Architect
12 4 (2.92%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) .NET
2 3 (2.19%) CSS3
2 3 (2.19%) MooTools
2 3 (2.19%) jQuery
2 3 (2.19%) Spring MVC
2 3 (2.19%) CSS
2 3 (2.19%) JSP
2 3 (2.19%) Web Services
2 3 (2.19%) Spring
3 2 (1.46%) HTML
4 1 (0.73%) J2EE
4 1 (0.73%) XML
4 1 (0.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.92%) Smartphone
1 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.19%) Semantic Web
2 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.19%) IVR
3 2 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.73%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.73%) FMCG
4 1 (0.73%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.92%) UNIX
2 1 (0.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (15.33%) Scrum
3 17 (12.41%) Project Management
4 15 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.03%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (8.03%) Migration
6 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.57%) Change Management
7 9 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.57%) Data Modelling
7 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.57%) UML
8 8 (5.84%) CRM
8 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (5.11%) Use Case
9 7 (5.11%) User Stories
9 7 (5.11%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.11%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (2.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.22%) SQL
2 4 (2.92%) Java
2 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.73%) VBA
4 1 (0.73%) PHP
4 1 (0.73%) C
4 1 (0.73%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (10.22%) ISEB
2 4 (2.92%) Degree
3 3 (2.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (2.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.73%) APMP
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) FATCA
3 2 (1.46%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.73%) MiFID
4 1 (0.73%) EMIR
4 1 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (7.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle
3 5 (3.65%) CA
4 3 (2.19%) hybris
4 3 (2.19%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.19%) Adobe
5 2 (1.46%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.73%) Cognos
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco
6 1 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.73%) Avaya
6 1 (0.73%) Genesys
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