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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 36 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 69 61 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.10% 4.00% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 5.36% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 51
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 £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £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 £27.25 £19.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+37.97% -34.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1312 1139 1361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.00% 74.69% 72.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 610 773
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.10 £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 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 28 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 28 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 41 £355 +12.69% 12
Halifax -4 12 £378 +1.34% 2
Bradford +2 5 £385 -6.66%
Wakefield - - - - 1
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 55 (41.35%) Finance
2 31 (23.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (15.04%) Retail
4 19 (14.29%) Banking
4 19 (14.29%) Scrum
5 15 (11.28%) Project Management
5 15 (11.28%) SQL
6 14 (10.53%) ISEB
7 13 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (9.02%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.27%) Migration
10 10 (7.52%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.77%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.77%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.77%) Oracle
11 9 (6.77%) Change Management
12 8 (6.02%) CRM
12 8 (6.02%) UML
12 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
12 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (6.02%) QA
13 7 (5.26%) Use Case
13 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
13 7 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (4.51%) Data Analysis
14 6 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (3.76%) Retail Banking
15 5 (3.76%) User Stories

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.26%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.75%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Office
1 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.26%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.26%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.75%) ATM
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.50%) QlikView
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.75%) Big Data
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.75%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) ERwin
2 1 (0.75%) ProC
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.75%) Rational Rose
General
1 55 (41.35%) Finance
2 20 (15.04%) Retail
3 19 (14.29%) Banking
4 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.76%) Advertising
5 5 (3.76%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Billing
6 2 (1.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 105 (78.95%) Analyst
2 90 (67.67%) Business Analyst
3 12 (9.02%) Systems Analyst
3 12 (9.02%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Senior Business Analyst
6 9 (6.77%) Consultant
7 7 (5.26%) Architect
7 7 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.26%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) Lead Business Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) MI Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Data Modeller
9 4 (3.01%) Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.01%) CRM Consultant
9 4 (3.01%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) .NET
2 3 (2.26%) Spring
2 3 (2.26%) CSS
2 3 (2.26%) JSP
2 3 (2.26%) Web Services
2 3 (2.26%) Spring MVC
2 3 (2.26%) jQuery
2 3 (2.26%) MooTools
2 3 (2.26%) CSS3
3 2 (1.50%) HTML
3 2 (1.50%) J2EE
4 1 (0.75%) Ajax
4 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.01%) Smartphone
1 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.26%) IVR
3 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.50%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.75%) FMCG
4 1 (0.75%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.50%) UNIX
2 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (14.29%) Scrum
3 15 (11.28%) Project Management
4 12 (9.02%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.27%) Migration
6 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.52%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.77%) Data Modelling
7 9 (6.77%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.77%) Change Management
8 8 (6.02%) UML
8 8 (6.02%) CRM
8 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (5.26%) Use Case
10 6 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.51%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.76%) User Stories
12 4 (3.01%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.28%) SQL
2 5 (3.76%) Java
3 4 (3.01%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.75%) VBA
5 1 (0.75%) PHP
5 1 (0.75%) C
5 1 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) ISEB
2 4 (3.01%) Degree
3 3 (2.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (2.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.75%) APMP
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) FATCA
3 2 (1.50%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) MiFID
4 1 (0.75%) EMIR
4 1 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 9 (6.77%) Oracle
2 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.76%) CA
4 3 (2.26%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.26%) hybris
4 3 (2.26%) Adobe
5 2 (1.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) Cognos
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) Avaya
6 1 (0.75%) Genesys
6 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Huddersfield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago