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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 10 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 158 151 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.60% 9.83% 9.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.29% 10.43% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 89 131
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £446 £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 £31.50 £22.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -31.81%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1536 1448 1786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.32% 94.27% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 760 1013
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 61 85
Average hourly rate £13.20 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.08 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £43.96 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +6 85 £375 +15.38% 23
Halifax +1 37 £440 +15.78% 4
Bradford +4 8 £375 -6.25% 5
Huddersfield - 2 - -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 135 (48.56%) Finance
2 91 (32.73%) Business Analysis
3 67 (24.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (17.63%) Retail
5 48 (17.27%) Banking
6 34 (12.23%) Scrum
7 27 (9.71%) Migration
8 25 (8.99%) UML
9 22 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (7.55%) Project Management
11 20 (7.19%) Data Analysis
12 19 (6.83%) Systems Analysis
12 19 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (6.12%) SQL
14 16 (5.76%) Waterfall
15 14 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.04%) User Stories
15 14 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (4.68%) Retail Banking
16 13 (4.68%) Use Case
17 12 (4.32%) E-Commerce
17 12 (4.32%) MS Excel
17 12 (4.32%) ISEB
18 11 (3.96%) ETL
18 11 (3.96%) Business Transformation
19 10 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
19 10 (3.60%) Data Modelling
20 9 (3.24%) SQL Server
20 9 (3.24%) NHS
20 9 (3.24%) GAP Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.44%) SAS
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.88%) MS Project
3 7 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.08%) MS Office
4 3 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.80%) ATM
1 5 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.52%) MS Access
3 7 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.80%) Xcelsius
4 5 (1.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.08%) QlikView
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (2.52%) JIRA
2 6 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.08%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.36%) ERwin
General
1 135 (48.56%) Finance
2 49 (17.63%) Retail
3 48 (17.27%) Banking
4 13 (4.68%) Retail Banking
5 9 (3.24%) Back Office
6 8 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.80%) Billing
7 5 (1.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.72%) German Language
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.80%) Web Services
2 3 (1.08%) XML
3 1 (0.36%) .NET
3 1 (0.36%) J2EE
3 1 (0.36%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (3.24%) NHS
2 9 (3.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.16%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.44%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.72%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.72%) Open Source
7 1 (0.36%) IVR
7 1 (0.36%) FMCG
7 1 (0.36%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (32.73%) Business Analysis
2 67 (24.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (12.23%) Scrum
4 27 (9.71%) Migration
5 25 (8.99%) UML
6 22 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (7.55%) Project Management
8 20 (7.19%) Data Analysis
9 19 (6.83%) Systems Analysis
9 19 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (5.76%) Waterfall
11 14 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (5.04%) User Stories
12 13 (4.68%) Use Case
13 12 (4.32%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.96%) ETL
14 11 (3.96%) Business Transformation
15 10 (3.60%) Data Modelling
16 9 (3.24%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (3.24%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.12%) SQL
2 7 (2.52%) VBA
3 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.36%) C#
3 1 (0.36%) Java
3 1 (0.36%) PHP
3 1 (0.36%) LINC
Qualifications
1 12 (4.32%) ISEB
2 3 (1.08%) Degree
3 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) QA
2 5 (1.80%) FATCA
3 4 (1.44%) AIFMD
3 4 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (2.88%) JD Edwards
2 7 (2.52%) Business Objects
3 5 (1.80%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.44%) SAP
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle
6 2 (0.72%) Pega
6 2 (0.72%) Remedy
6 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.72%) Cisco
6 2 (0.72%) BMC
6 2 (0.72%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.36%) Siebel
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Citrix
7 1 (0.36%) Avaya
7 1 (0.36%) Genesys
7 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
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