The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 20 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 174 173 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.03% 10.37% 9.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.61% 11.06% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 137 93
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£388 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £478 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.83 £37.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
-12.46% +35.72%
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2022 1564 1426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.27% 93.71% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1420 983 751
Average daily rate £356 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 59 65
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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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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 -6 113 £400 +6.66% 24
Halifax 0 38 £351 -20.34% 1
Bradford -7 15 £400 +6.66%
Huddersfield +1 4 £400 - 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 161 (46.00%) Finance
2 119 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 112 (32.00%) Business Analysis
4 67 (19.14%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (17.14%) Banking
6 53 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (13.71%) Retail
8 38 (10.86%) MS Visio
9 37 (10.57%) MS Excel
9 37 (10.57%) Microsoft
10 31 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 29 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (8.00%) Project Management
13 25 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
14 23 (6.57%) Waterfall
14 23 (6.57%) Data Modelling
14 23 (6.57%) SQL
15 22 (6.29%) Migration
16 21 (6.00%) Validation
16 21 (6.00%) Retail Banking
17 20 (5.71%) BPMN
17 20 (5.71%) Data Analysis
18 19 (5.43%) Requirements Management
19 18 (5.14%) Legal
19 18 (5.14%) SDLC
20 17 (4.86%) UML
20 17 (4.86%) Change Management
20 17 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
21 15 (4.29%) E-Commerce
21 15 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.14%) SAS
3 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (10.86%) MS Visio
2 37 (10.57%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.29%) MS Office
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) AWD
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.29%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) ATM
1 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.57%) Data Mart
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.29%) IDMS
5 1 (0.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.29%) DB2
5 1 (0.29%) OLAP
5 1 (0.29%) MS Access
5 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.29%) Rational Rose
2 6 (1.71%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.29%) Redmine
General
1 161 (46.00%) Finance
2 60 (17.14%) Banking
3 48 (13.71%) Retail
4 21 (6.00%) Retail Banking
5 18 (5.14%) Legal
6 3 (0.86%) Local Government
6 3 (0.86%) Law
6 3 (0.86%) Back Office
7 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.29%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.29%) Web Services
2 7 (2.00%) .NET
3 3 (0.86%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.57%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) XSLT
5 1 (0.29%) WAP
5 1 (0.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.86%) Credit Risk
4 9 (2.57%) NHS
5 8 (2.29%) Smart Meter
6 3 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (0.86%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.57%) Statistics
7 2 (0.57%) IVR
7 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.29%) iPhone
8 1 (0.29%) iSeries
8 1 (0.29%) User Experience
8 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.29%) Economics
8 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.29%) Windows
1 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 112 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 53 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 29 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (8.00%) Project Management
7 25 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
8 23 (6.57%) Waterfall
8 23 (6.57%) Data Modelling
9 22 (6.29%) Migration
10 21 (6.00%) Validation
11 20 (5.71%) Data Analysis
11 20 (5.71%) BPMN
12 19 (5.43%) Requirements Management
13 18 (5.14%) SDLC
14 17 (4.86%) Change Management
14 17 (4.86%) UML
15 15 (4.29%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.29%) Use Case
16 13 (3.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (6.57%) SQL
2 5 (1.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 3 (0.86%) VBA
3 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.57%) PL/1
5 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.29%) C#
5 1 (0.29%) Java
5 1 (0.29%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (4.00%) ISEB
2 5 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) FATCA
2 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 37 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.29%) Oracle
3 6 (1.71%) SAP
4 4 (1.14%) Computacenter
5 3 (0.86%) Siebel
6 2 (0.57%) IBM
6 2 (0.57%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.29%) Cognos
7 1 (0.29%) Altova
7 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.29%) Pega
7 1 (0.29%) VocaLink
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