The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 21 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 117 116 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.67% 8.92% 13.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.17% 9.41% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 81 154
Average daily rate £375 £363 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.33 £32.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +11.01%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1632 1233 1640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.99% 94.77% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 604 878
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 82 70
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 64 £375 - 11
Halifax -1 25 £380 +4.10% 1
Bradford 0 9 £350 -3.78%
Huddersfield -1 2 - -
Pudsey - - - -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 86 (39.81%) Finance
2 62 (28.70%) Business Analysis
3 48 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (21.30%) Retail
5 35 (16.20%) Banking
6 27 (12.50%) Scrum
7 24 (11.11%) UML
8 22 (10.19%) Project Management
9 19 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (8.33%) Migration
11 17 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (7.87%) Data Analysis
11 17 (7.87%) MS Excel
12 16 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
13 15 (6.94%) User Stories
14 14 (6.48%) Change Management
15 13 (6.02%) Retail Banking
16 12 (5.56%) ISEB
16 12 (5.56%) Use Case
17 11 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (5.09%) E-Commerce
17 11 (5.09%) MS Project
17 11 (5.09%) SQL
18 10 (4.63%) MS Office
18 10 (4.63%) Data Modelling
18 10 (4.63%) Microsoft
19 9 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
20 8 (3.70%) Requirements Management
20 8 (3.70%) JD Edwards
20 8 (3.70%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (1.85%) SAS
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.93%) Confluence
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (5.09%) MS Project
4 10 (4.63%) MS Office
5 6 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.39%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.46%) Maximo
3 1 (0.46%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.24%) ATM
2 5 (2.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.85%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (0.93%) QlikView
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (3.24%) JIRA
2 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.39%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 86 (39.81%) Finance
2 46 (21.30%) Retail
3 35 (16.20%) Banking
4 13 (6.02%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.24%) Back Office
6 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.85%) Legal
8 3 (1.39%) Advertising
8 3 (1.39%) Billing
9 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.46%) Front Office
10 1 (0.46%) Games
10 1 (0.46%) Marketing
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.46%) J2EE
1 1 (0.46%) XML
1 1 (0.46%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.24%) IVR
1 7 (3.24%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.78%) Smart Meter
2 6 (2.78%) NHS
3 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.46%) Informatics
6 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.46%) FMCG
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.39%) Windows
2 2 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.70%) Business Analysis
2 48 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (12.50%) Scrum
4 24 (11.11%) UML
5 22 (10.19%) Project Management
6 19 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (8.33%) Migration
8 17 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (7.87%) Data Analysis
9 15 (6.94%) User Stories
10 14 (6.48%) Change Management
11 12 (5.56%) Use Case
12 11 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.09%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.63%) Data Modelling
14 9 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
15 8 (3.70%) Requirements Management
16 7 (3.24%) Systems Analysis
16 7 (3.24%) Technical Architecture
16 7 (3.24%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.09%) SQL
2 3 (1.39%) Java
3 2 (0.93%) PHP
3 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (5.56%) ISEB
2 4 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) QA
2 4 (1.85%) FATCA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (4.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.70%) Oracle
2 8 (3.70%) JD Edwards
3 7 (3.24%) Avaya
3 7 (3.24%) Genesys
3 7 (3.24%) Cisco
4 4 (1.85%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) Pega
6 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.46%) Siebel
6 1 (0.46%) IBM
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