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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 22 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 132 149 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.55% 6.68% 9.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.78% 6.98% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 128 125
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -18.37%
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
1948 2135 1610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.72% 95.65% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1293 1475 986
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £261 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 72
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.12 £9.43 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -6 87 £375 -6.25% 18
Halifax -1 21 £374 +3.88%
Bradford +5 11 £400 - 2
Wetherby - 2 £225 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 91 (38.08%) Finance
2 90 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (33.89%) Business Analysis
4 73 (30.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (20.92%) Retail
6 42 (17.57%) Banking
7 39 (16.32%) User Stories
8 29 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (12.13%) Scrum
9 22 (9.21%) User Experience
10 19 (7.95%) Systems Analysis
10 19 (7.95%) Microsoft
10 19 (7.95%) Project Management
10 19 (7.95%) MS Excel
10 19 (7.95%) E-Commerce
11 17 (7.11%) Data Analysis
12 16 (6.69%) Data Modelling
12 16 (6.69%) UML
12 16 (6.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 15 (6.28%) Retail Banking
13 15 (6.28%) Kanban
14 14 (5.86%) Oracle
14 14 (5.86%) Use Case
14 14 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (5.44%) Waterfall
15 13 (5.44%) SDLC
15 13 (5.44%) SAP
15 13 (5.44%) Web Services
15 13 (5.44%) Telecoms
15 13 (5.44%) Validation

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 9 (3.77%) CMS
2 3 (1.26%) Confluence
2 3 (1.26%) SAS
3 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.93%) MS Project
3 7 (2.93%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.51%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.42%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.42%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.42%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) SaaS
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) Internet
2 2 (0.84%) ATM
2 2 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.42%) Synon
General
1 91 (38.08%) Finance
2 50 (20.92%) Retail
3 42 (17.57%) Banking
4 15 (6.28%) Retail Banking
5 13 (5.44%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.93%) Legal
7 5 (2.09%) Games
8 4 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.67%) Marketing
9 3 (1.26%) iGaming
10 2 (0.84%) Advertising
11 1 (0.42%) Back Office
11 1 (0.42%) Front Office
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.44%) Web Services
2 6 (2.51%) XML
3 3 (1.26%) RESTful
4 1 (0.42%) .NET
4 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.42%) WCF
4 1 (0.42%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.21%) User Experience
3 6 (2.51%) NHS
4 3 (1.26%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.26%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.84%) IVR
5 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.42%) AS400
6 1 (0.42%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.42%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.42%) FMCG
6 1 (0.42%) Online Games
6 1 (0.42%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.42%) Social Network
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (33.89%) Business Analysis
3 73 (30.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (16.32%) User Stories
5 29 (12.13%) Scrum
6 19 (7.95%) E-Commerce
6 19 (7.95%) Project Management
6 19 (7.95%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (7.11%) Data Analysis
8 16 (6.69%) Data Modelling
8 16 (6.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (6.69%) UML
9 15 (6.28%) Kanban
10 14 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (5.86%) Use Case
11 13 (5.44%) Migration
11 13 (5.44%) SDLC
11 13 (5.44%) Validation
11 13 (5.44%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.02%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.35%) SQL
2 4 (1.67%) Java
3 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.84%) PHP
3 2 (0.84%) VBA
4 1 (0.42%) C
4 1 (0.42%) PL/1
4 1 (0.42%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (3.77%) ISEB
2 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.42%) Degree
3 1 (0.42%) IIBA
3 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.35%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.09%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.42%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.42%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 19 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.86%) Oracle
3 13 (5.44%) SAP
4 2 (0.84%) Cognos
4 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.42%) Capita
5 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.42%) Temenos
5 1 (0.42%) Teradata
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