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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 17 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 157 90 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.93% 5.68% 9.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.64% 6.05% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 53 94
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
- +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -13.84%
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
1629 1487 1320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.61% 93.82% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1075 911 636
Average daily rate £375 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 59 98
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £10.50 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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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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 +6 77 £370 +5.71% 17
Halifax +4 37 £408 +7.23% 5
Bradford +8 26 £344 -8.33% 3
Wakefield +1 3 £400 -3.03%
Huddersfield +2 2 £413 -
Castleford - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 136 (48.23%) Finance
2 98 (34.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 90 (31.91%) Business Analysis
4 57 (20.21%) Retail
5 46 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (15.60%) Banking
7 40 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (10.64%) Project Management
9 29 (10.28%) Validation
9 29 (10.28%) Workflow
10 27 (9.57%) MS Visio
11 25 (8.87%) Retail Banking
12 23 (8.16%) UML
13 21 (7.45%) Data Modelling
13 21 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (7.45%) Requirements Management
13 21 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (7.09%) Microsoft
15 18 (6.38%) E-Commerce
15 18 (6.38%) MS Excel
16 16 (5.67%) Systems Analysis
16 16 (5.67%) Change Management
16 16 (5.67%) ISEB
17 15 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 14 (4.96%) Use Case
18 14 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (4.96%) Web Services
18 14 (4.96%) PRINCE2
18 14 (4.96%) Migration
19 13 (4.61%) CRM

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 7 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (9.57%) MS Visio
2 18 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.48%) MS Office
4 6 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.42%) Maximo
3 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.35%) BPCS
3 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.35%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) GPRS
1 4 (1.42%) LAN
1 4 (1.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.42%) QlikView
4 3 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.71%) DB2
5 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.35%) MySQL
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.35%) Big Data
6 1 (0.35%) MS Access
6 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.35%) Essbase
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) RequisitePro
General
1 136 (48.23%) Finance
2 57 (20.21%) Retail
3 44 (15.60%) Banking
4 25 (8.87%) Retail Banking
5 9 (3.19%) Legal
6 7 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.77%) Advertising
7 5 (1.77%) Back Office
8 3 (1.06%) Local Government
9 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.96%) Web Services
2 4 (1.42%) .NET
3 2 (0.71%) XML
3 2 (0.71%) XSLT
4 1 (0.35%) EDI
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.55%) Open Source
2 10 (3.55%) NHS
3 9 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.42%) Statistics
4 4 (1.42%) User Experience
5 3 (1.06%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.06%) EPoS
6 2 (0.71%) Replication
6 2 (0.71%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.35%) Online Games
7 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.35%) Informatics
7 1 (0.35%) PMI
7 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.35%) Windows
1 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (34.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 90 (31.91%) Business Analysis
3 46 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (10.64%) Project Management
5 29 (10.28%) Workflow
5 29 (10.28%) Validation
6 23 (8.16%) UML
7 21 (7.45%) Data Modelling
7 21 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (7.45%) Requirements Management
7 21 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.67%) Change Management
9 16 (5.67%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 14 (4.96%) Use Case
11 14 (4.96%) PRINCE2
11 14 (4.96%) Migration
12 13 (4.61%) CRM
13 12 (4.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.19%) SQL
2 4 (1.42%) VBA
3 2 (0.71%) PL/1
3 2 (0.71%) C#
4 1 (0.35%) Perl
4 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.35%) ABAP
4 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (5.67%) ISEB
2 10 (3.55%) VCP4
3 8 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) Degree
5 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.19%) Pega
3 8 (2.84%) Hyperion
4 7 (2.48%) SAP
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle
5 4 (1.42%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.71%) Remedy
6 2 (0.71%) Retalix
7 1 (0.35%) Tableau
7 1 (0.35%) Altova
7 1 (0.35%) HP
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