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 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 49 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 80 67 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.59% 3.98% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 5.03% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 46
Average daily rate
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£360 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +65.78%
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
1796 1333 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.50% 79.20% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 841 654
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 47
Average hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -53.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 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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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 -19 48 £350 - 14
Halifax +7 15 £360 -12.72%
Bradford -2 14 £350 -9.09%
Huddersfield +1 2 £380 -15.55%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 66 (41.77%) Finance
2 43 (27.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (20.89%) Project Management
5 26 (16.46%) SQL
6 21 (13.29%) QA
7 20 (12.66%) Banking
8 18 (11.39%) Retail
8 18 (11.39%) Change Management
9 17 (10.76%) Configuration Management
10 16 (10.13%) Web Design
10 16 (10.13%) Integration Testing
11 14 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (8.23%) Java
12 13 (8.23%) JavaScript
12 13 (8.23%) CSS
12 13 (8.23%) Service Management
12 13 (8.23%) ITSM
12 13 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.59%) Release Management
13 12 (7.59%) Migration
13 12 (7.59%) ITIL
13 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
13 12 (7.59%) MS Visio
14 11 (6.96%) Adobe
14 11 (6.96%) JSP
14 11 (6.96%) Photoshop
14 11 (6.96%) MVC
14 11 (6.96%) Spring

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 11 (6.96%) Apache Solr
2 5 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.90%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
1 12 (7.59%) MS Visio
2 11 (6.96%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.16%) MS Office
3 5 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.63%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.27%) Data Mart
3 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.27%) DB2
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.63%) Selenium
3 1 (0.63%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
General
1 66 (41.77%) Finance
2 20 (12.66%) Banking
3 18 (11.39%) Retail
4 10 (6.33%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.90%) Legal
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 120 (75.95%) Analyst
2 107 (67.72%) Business Analyst
3 18 (11.39%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (10.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 14 (8.86%) Developer
6 11 (6.96%) UI Developer
6 11 (6.96%) UI Programmer
7 9 (5.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (5.70%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (5.06%) Process Analyst
8 8 (5.06%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Business Systems Analyst
10 6 (3.80%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.16%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Financial Business Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Service Management Analyst
12 4 (2.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 4 (2.53%) Lead Business Analyst
12 4 (2.53%) Business Process Analyst
13 3 (1.90%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.23%) CSS
2 11 (6.96%) JSP
2 11 (6.96%) Spring
2 11 (6.96%) Spring MVC
2 11 (6.96%) jQuery
2 11 (6.96%) MooTools
2 11 (6.96%) CSS3
3 9 (5.70%) Web Services
4 7 (4.43%) .NET
5 6 (3.80%) HTML
6 5 (3.16%) XML
7 4 (2.53%) HTML5
8 2 (1.27%) RESTful
9 1 (0.63%) REST
9 1 (0.63%) XSD
9 1 (0.63%) WSDL
9 1 (0.63%) Middleware
9 1 (0.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.80%) NHS
3 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.16%) User Experience
3 5 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.90%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.63%) Online Games
5 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.27%) UNIX
1 2 (1.27%) Windows
1 2 (1.27%) AIX
1 2 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.89%) Project Management
4 18 (11.39%) Change Management
5 17 (10.76%) Configuration Management
6 16 (10.13%) Web Design
6 16 (10.13%) Integration Testing
7 14 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (8.23%) ITSM
8 13 (8.23%) Service Management
9 12 (7.59%) ITIL
9 12 (7.59%) Migration
9 12 (7.59%) Release Management
10 11 (6.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (6.96%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.96%) MVC
10 11 (6.96%) Build Automation
10 11 (6.96%) SDLC
10 11 (6.96%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.46%) SQL
2 13 (8.23%) Java
2 13 (8.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.16%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (1.27%) PL/1
4 2 (1.27%) PHP
4 2 (1.27%) VBA
4 2 (1.27%) C
4 2 (1.27%) C++
5 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.70%) ISEB
2 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.63%) Degree
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.29%) QA
2 6 (3.80%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) OpenView
1 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.96%) Adobe
1 11 (6.96%) hybris
2 10 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.43%) SAP
4 6 (3.80%) Oracle
5 5 (3.16%) HP
6 1 (0.63%) jBASE
6 1 (0.63%) Pega
6 1 (0.63%) Blue Prism
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