The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 36 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 66 159 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.33% 7.24% 7.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 7.68% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 128 107
Median daily rate £384 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £464 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £395
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £26.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+73.58% -22.05%
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
1453 2069 1756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.40% 94.22% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 1363 1121
Median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 86 72
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.30 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £42.90 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -25 39 £378 -5.03% 16
Halifax -7 9 £400 - 3
Bradford +6 7 £450 +12.50% 1
Wakefield - 1 £240 - 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 59 (29.50%) Finance
4 50 (25.00%) User Stories
5 46 (23.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (19.50%) Scrum
7 35 (17.50%) Retail
8 33 (16.50%) User Experience
9 25 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (12.00%) Banking
11 22 (11.00%) Telecoms
12 19 (9.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (9.50%) Project Management
13 17 (8.50%) Waterfall
13 17 (8.50%) Kanban
14 16 (8.00%) Use Case
15 15 (7.50%) SDLC
16 14 (7.00%) Process Improvement
16 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
17 13 (6.50%) UML
18 12 (6.00%) Service Design
18 12 (6.00%) E-Commerce
18 12 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
18 12 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
19 11 (5.50%) Migration
20 10 (5.00%) DSDM
21 9 (4.50%) ITIL
21 9 (4.50%) Logistics
21 9 (4.50%) Wireframes
22 8 (4.00%) Business Transformation

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.00%) CMS
2 4 (2.00%) Confluence
3 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (3.50%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.00%) MS Project
3 6 (3.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.00%) MS Office
4 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.00%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) ATM
1 1 (0.50%) Network Security
1 1 (0.50%) Skype
1 1 (0.50%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 5 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.50%) Synon
General
1 59 (29.50%) Finance
2 35 (17.50%) Retail
3 24 (12.00%) Banking
4 22 (11.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.50%) Legal
7 4 (2.00%) Billing
7 4 (2.00%) Games
8 3 (1.50%) iGaming
9 2 (1.00%) Back Office
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Marketing
10 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.50%) Web Services
2 5 (2.50%) RESTful
3 4 (2.00%) .NET
3 4 (2.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (0.50%) Dojo
4 1 (0.50%) jQuery
4 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.50%) User Experience
2 25 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.00%) NHS
3 6 (3.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.00%) Economics
4 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.00%) Statistics
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.50%) AS400
5 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.50%) Online Games
5 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
5 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.50%) Social Network
5 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.50%) Android
1 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.50%) Unix
1 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 50 (25.00%) User Stories
4 46 (23.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (19.50%) Scrum
6 19 (9.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (9.50%) Project Management
7 17 (8.50%) Kanban
7 17 (8.50%) Waterfall
8 16 (8.00%) Use Case
9 15 (7.50%) SDLC
10 14 (7.00%) Process Improvement
11 13 (6.50%) UML
12 12 (6.00%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (6.00%) Service Design
12 12 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (5.50%) Migration
14 10 (5.00%) DSDM
15 9 (4.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.00%) SQL
2 3 (1.50%) Java
3 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.50%) PHP
4 1 (0.50%) RPG
4 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) IIBA
2 3 (1.50%) ISEB
3 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) QA
2 4 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.50%) Oracle
2 3 (1.50%) SAP
3 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco
4 1 (0.50%) Citrix
4 1 (0.50%) Kony
4 1 (0.50%) Lotus
4 1 (0.50%) Panasonic
4 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.50%) Tableau
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