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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 47 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 70 70 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.57% 3.91% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 5.04% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 32
Average daily rate
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£340 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.17% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £34.13 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+11.35% +9.20%
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
1636 1390 1004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.34% 77.61% 74.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1039 935 526
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 30
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £13.83 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £34.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 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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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 46 £350 -6.66% 11
Halifax +4 9 £337 -11.44% 4
Bradford -10 8 £325 -13.33%
Bingley - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 57 (41.01%) Finance
2 44 (31.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (28.06%) Project Management
4 37 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (21.58%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (15.83%) Change Management
7 18 (12.95%) SQL
8 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
8 17 (12.23%) Waterfall
9 16 (11.51%) QA
9 16 (11.51%) MS Visio
9 16 (11.51%) Retail
10 15 (10.79%) Banking
11 14 (10.07%) Configuration Management
11 14 (10.07%) ITIL
11 14 (10.07%) Web Services
12 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
13 12 (8.63%) Service Management
13 12 (8.63%) Open Source
14 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (7.91%) Release Management
14 11 (7.91%) Line Management
14 11 (7.91%) ITSM
15 9 (6.47%) BDD
15 9 (6.47%) Integration Testing
15 9 (6.47%) Requirements Management
15 9 (6.47%) Software Delivery
15 9 (6.47%) Migration
15 9 (6.47%) CRM
15 9 (6.47%) PRINCE2

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (4.32%) Apache Solr
2 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.88%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (11.51%) MS Visio
2 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.04%) MS Office
4 6 (4.32%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.16%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.72%) BPCS
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.60%) DB2
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Axure RP
General
1 57 (41.01%) Finance
2 16 (11.51%) Retail
3 15 (10.79%) Banking
4 8 (5.76%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.04%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.88%) Advertising
7 2 (1.44%) Local Government
8 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (78.42%) Analyst
2 101 (72.66%) Business Analyst
3 12 (8.63%) Developer
4 10 (7.19%) Agile Business Analyst
5 7 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (5.04%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (4.32%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (4.32%) UI Programmer
6 6 (4.32%) Lead Business Analyst
6 6 (4.32%) UI Developer
7 5 (3.60%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (3.60%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.60%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (2.88%) Applications Architect
8 4 (2.88%) Architect
8 4 (2.88%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.88%) Data Analyst
8 4 (2.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 4 (2.88%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.07%) Web Services
2 6 (4.32%) Spring
2 6 (4.32%) Spring MVC
2 6 (4.32%) jQuery
2 6 (4.32%) MooTools
2 6 (4.32%) .NET
2 6 (4.32%) CSS
2 6 (4.32%) JSP
2 6 (4.32%) CSS3
3 4 (2.88%) HTML
3 4 (2.88%) HTML5
4 2 (1.44%) XML
4 2 (1.44%) XSLT
5 1 (0.72%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.63%) Open Source
3 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.16%) User Experience
5 2 (1.44%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) PMI
6 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.72%) Online Games
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.60%) UNIX
1 5 (3.60%) Windows
1 5 (3.60%) AIX
1 5 (3.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (28.06%) Project Management
3 37 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.83%) Change Management
5 17 (12.23%) Waterfall
6 14 (10.07%) ITIL
6 14 (10.07%) Configuration Management
7 12 (8.63%) Service Management
8 11 (7.91%) ITSM
8 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.91%) Release Management
8 11 (7.91%) Line Management
9 9 (6.47%) Software Delivery
9 9 (6.47%) Integration Testing
9 9 (6.47%) Requirements Management
9 9 (6.47%) BDD
9 9 (6.47%) Migration
9 9 (6.47%) CRM
9 9 (6.47%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.95%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) Java
2 6 (4.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.60%) C
3 5 (3.60%) C++
3 5 (3.60%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (1.44%) VBA
5 1 (0.72%) PL/1
5 1 (0.72%) R
5 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) ISEB
2 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.44%) PMP
4 1 (0.72%) Degree
4 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.51%) QA
2 8 (5.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle
2 7 (5.04%) SAP
3 6 (4.32%) hybris
3 6 (4.32%) Adobe
4 4 (2.88%) HP
4 4 (2.88%) jBASE
5 2 (1.44%) Pega
6 1 (0.72%) Tableau
6 1 (0.72%) Altova
6 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
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