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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 9 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 174 144 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.22% 9.31% 9.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.95% 9.88% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 84 133
Average daily rate
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£375 £371 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -8.33%
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
1589 1457 1856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.36% 94.18% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 774 1010
Average daily rate £340 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 74 76
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +10 95 £363 +11.53% 17
Halifax 0 41 £440 +15.78% 5
Bradford +3 18 £375 -6.25% 5
Huddersfield +2 3 - - 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 151 (49.67%) Finance
2 94 (30.92%) Business Analysis
3 80 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (16.78%) Banking
4 51 (16.78%) Retail
5 33 (10.86%) Scrum
6 29 (9.54%) Migration
6 29 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (8.55%) SQL
8 23 (7.57%) Project Management
8 23 (7.57%) Data Analysis
9 22 (7.24%) UML
10 21 (6.91%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (5.26%) ISEB
13 15 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (4.93%) Waterfall
14 14 (4.61%) Retail Banking
15 13 (4.28%) MS Excel
15 13 (4.28%) User Stories
16 12 (3.95%) E-Commerce
16 12 (3.95%) Validation
17 11 (3.62%) Telecoms
17 11 (3.62%) SharePoint
17 11 (3.62%) SQL Server
17 11 (3.62%) Business Transformation
18 10 (3.29%) Technical Analysis
18 10 (3.29%) Data Modelling
19 9 (2.96%) ETL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.96%) SAS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.30%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.30%) MS Project
4 4 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) ATM
1 5 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.33%) NFC
2 1 (0.33%) LAN
2 1 (0.33%) WAN
2 1 (0.33%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) Intranet
2 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.63%) MS Access
3 8 (2.63%) QlikView
4 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.64%) Xcelsius
5 5 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.66%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) JIRA
1 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.99%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.33%) ERwin
General
1 151 (49.67%) Finance
2 51 (16.78%) Banking
2 51 (16.78%) Retail
3 14 (4.61%) Retail Banking
4 11 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.30%) Back Office
6 5 (1.64%) Billing
6 5 (1.64%) Advertising
7 2 (0.66%) German Language
7 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.33%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.96%) XML
2 7 (2.30%) Web Services
3 4 (1.32%) .NET
4 3 (0.99%) XSLT
5 2 (0.66%) Drools
6 1 (0.33%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.63%) NHS
1 8 (2.63%) Credit Risk
1 8 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.32%) Smartphone
4 4 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (0.99%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.66%) Open Source
7 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.33%) IVR
7 1 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (30.92%) Business Analysis
2 80 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (10.86%) Scrum
4 29 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (9.54%) Migration
5 23 (7.57%) Project Management
5 23 (7.57%) Data Analysis
6 22 (7.24%) UML
7 21 (6.91%) Systems Analysis
8 20 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (4.93%) Waterfall
10 13 (4.28%) User Stories
11 12 (3.95%) Validation
11 12 (3.95%) E-Commerce
12 11 (3.62%) Business Transformation
13 10 (3.29%) Technical Analysis
13 10 (3.29%) Data Modelling
14 9 (2.96%) ETL
14 9 (2.96%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.55%) SQL
2 7 (2.30%) VBA
3 2 (0.66%) C#
4 1 (0.33%) Java
4 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.33%) LINC
Qualifications
1 16 (5.26%) ISEB
2 8 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.96%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) AIFMD
3 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.99%) FATCA
4 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 8 (2.63%) JD Edwards
2 7 (2.30%) Hyperion
2 7 (2.30%) Business Objects
2 7 (2.30%) SAP
3 5 (1.64%) Oracle
4 3 (0.99%) Teradata
5 2 (0.66%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.66%) Remedy
5 2 (0.66%) BMC
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco
5 2 (0.66%) Citrix
6 1 (0.33%) Avaya
6 1 (0.33%) Genesys
6 1 (0.33%) hybris
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