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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 40 39 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +32
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 85 70 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.20% 4.00% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 4.78% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 60 14
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.38 £35.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.18% +14.51%
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
1660 1464 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.06% 83.56% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1033 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 54 £368 +5.00% 30
Bradford +9 8 £377 +0.63%
Halifax -2 5 £405 +2.27%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 70 (46.05%) Finance
2 50 (32.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (15.13%) Waterfall
5 20 (13.16%) Web Services
6 19 (12.50%) Project Management
7 17 (11.18%) Open Source
8 16 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 15 (9.87%) ISEB
9 15 (9.87%) Retail
9 15 (9.87%) Change Management
10 14 (9.21%) Analytics
11 13 (8.55%) Use Case
12 12 (7.89%) NHS
12 12 (7.89%) Product Management
13 11 (7.24%) TDD
13 11 (7.24%) Data Analysis
13 11 (7.24%) Banking
14 10 (6.58%) MS Visio
14 10 (6.58%) BDD
14 10 (6.58%) Requirements Analysis
14 10 (6.58%) User Stories
14 10 (6.58%) Data Analytics
15 8 (5.26%) Validation
16 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
16 7 (4.61%) Data Modelling
16 7 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (4.61%) MS Office
16 7 (4.61%) SQL

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (3.29%) SAS
2 3 (1.97%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (6.58%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.61%) MS Office
3 4 (2.63%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.97%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.32%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) DHCP
2 1 (0.66%) DNS
2 1 (0.66%) LDAP
2 1 (0.66%) Skype
2 1 (0.66%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (1.97%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.66%) EDMS
4 1 (0.66%) MySQL
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) ERwin
General
1 70 (46.05%) Finance
2 15 (9.87%) Retail
3 11 (7.24%) Banking
4 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.29%) Legal
6 4 (2.63%) Marketing
6 4 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 136 (89.47%) Analyst
2 124 (81.58%) Business Analyst
3 21 (13.82%) Digital Analyst
3 21 (13.82%) Digital Business Analyst
4 13 (8.55%) Lead Business Analyst
4 13 (8.55%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (7.89%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Business Systems Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (4.61%) Finance Business Analyst
7 7 (4.61%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (4.61%) Financial Business Analyst
8 6 (3.95%) Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (2.63%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (2.63%) Commercial Director
9 4 (2.63%) Developer
9 4 (2.63%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (1.97%) Data Business Analyst
10 3 (1.97%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.16%) Web Services
2 3 (1.97%) CSS
2 3 (1.97%) CSS3
2 3 (1.97%) jQuery
2 3 (1.97%) JSP
2 3 (1.97%) MooTools
2 3 (1.97%) Spring
2 3 (1.97%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.66%) .NET
3 1 (0.66%) HTML
3 1 (0.66%) HTML5
3 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.89%) NHS
3 4 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.97%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.66%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.66%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.32%) Windows
2 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.66%) Linux
2 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.13%) Waterfall
4 19 (12.50%) Project Management
5 17 (11.18%) Open Source
6 16 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 15 (9.87%) Change Management
8 14 (9.21%) Analytics
9 13 (8.55%) Use Case
10 12 (7.89%) Product Management
11 11 (7.24%) Data Analysis
11 11 (7.24%) TDD
12 10 (6.58%) BDD
12 10 (6.58%) Data Analytics
12 10 (6.58%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (6.58%) User Stories
13 8 (5.26%) Validation
14 7 (4.61%) Business Transformation
14 7 (4.61%) Data Modelling
14 7 (4.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.61%) SQL
2 4 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.97%) Java
4 1 (0.66%) C++
4 1 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (9.87%) ISEB
2 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) APMP
3 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.66%) Degree
3 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) QA
2 5 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (3.29%) Oracle
2 4 (2.63%) DataFlux
2 4 (2.63%) IBM
2 4 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.97%) Adobe
3 3 (1.97%) hybris
3 3 (1.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.66%) Blue Prism
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