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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 17 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 168 118 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.56% 6.59% 9.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 7.07% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 84 93
Average daily rate
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£375 £373 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £371
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -18.18%
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
1800 1670 1284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.70% 93.24% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 1077 638
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 64 78
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +2 86 £375 +1.35% 29
Halifax +2 29 £387 +1.77% 4
Bradford -1 28 £350 - 4
Huddersfield +1 2 £425 -
Wakefield +1 2 - -
Bingley - - - -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 165 (51.89%) Finance
2 119 (37.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 101 (31.76%) Business Analysis
4 66 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (17.61%) Retail
7 46 (14.47%) Banking
8 37 (11.64%) MS Visio
9 35 (11.01%) Project Management
10 34 (10.69%) Workflow
11 30 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 30 (9.43%) MS Excel
12 29 (9.12%) Validation
13 26 (8.18%) UML
14 24 (7.55%) Retail Banking
15 23 (7.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (7.23%) E-Commerce
16 22 (6.92%) Waterfall
17 21 (6.60%) Change Management
18 20 (6.29%) Data Modelling
18 20 (6.29%) SQL
18 20 (6.29%) Web Services
18 20 (6.29%) BDD
19 19 (5.97%) Software Delivery
19 19 (5.97%) Requirements Management
20 18 (5.66%) ISEB
21 17 (5.35%) Product Management
21 17 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
22 15 (4.72%) Use Case

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.57%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (11.64%) MS Visio
2 30 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.83%) MS Office
4 8 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.26%) Maximo
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.31%) BPCS
4 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.26%) GPRS
1 4 (1.26%) LAN
1 4 (1.26%) WAN
2 3 (0.94%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.72%) SQL Server
1 15 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.63%) QlikView
3 2 (0.63%) DB2
3 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.31%) MySQL
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.31%) MS Access
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.31%) Rational Rose
General
1 165 (51.89%) Finance
2 56 (17.61%) Retail
3 46 (14.47%) Banking
4 24 (7.55%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.77%) Legal
6 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.57%) Back Office
6 5 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.26%) Advertising
8 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.94%) Local Government
9 2 (0.63%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
10 1 (0.31%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.29%) Web Services
2 10 (3.14%) .NET
3 3 (0.94%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.94%) XML
4 2 (0.63%) XSLT
5 1 (0.31%) EDI
5 1 (0.31%) MDX
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.72%) Open Source
3 14 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.20%) NHS
5 5 (1.57%) Statistics
6 4 (1.26%) User Experience
7 3 (0.94%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.31%) PMI
9 1 (0.31%) Online Games
9 1 (0.31%) Informatics
9 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (37.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 101 (31.76%) Business Analysis
3 66 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (11.01%) Project Management
5 34 (10.69%) Workflow
6 29 (9.12%) Validation
7 26 (8.18%) UML
8 23 (7.23%) E-Commerce
8 23 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (7.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 22 (6.92%) Waterfall
10 21 (6.60%) Change Management
11 20 (6.29%) Data Modelling
11 20 (6.29%) BDD
12 19 (5.97%) Software Delivery
12 19 (5.97%) Requirements Management
13 17 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (5.35%) Product Management
14 15 (4.72%) Use Case
14 15 (4.72%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.29%) SQL
2 5 (1.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 4 (1.26%) VBA
4 3 (0.94%) C#
4 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.63%) PL/1
6 1 (0.31%) R
6 1 (0.31%) Perl
6 1 (0.31%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (5.66%) ISEB
2 8 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.63%) Degree
4 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.31%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.40%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) FATCA
Vendors
1 30 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.83%) SAP
2 9 (2.83%) Pega
3 7 (2.20%) Oracle
4 4 (1.26%) Hyperion
4 4 (1.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.63%) Remedy
6 1 (0.31%) Altova
6 1 (0.31%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.31%) Tableau
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