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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 33 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 108 171 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.33% 8.26% 7.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 8.70% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 138 99
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.47 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +90.42%
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
1947 1965 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.05% 94.93% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1308 1154
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 66 65
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -28 57 £380 -2.56% 15
Halifax 0 22 £403 +8.41% 2
Bradford +7 12 £400 +13.47%
Wakefield - 7 £350 -
Keighley 0 1 £425 +54.54%
Bingley - 1 £425 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 119 (47.04%) Finance
2 100 (39.53%) Business Analysis
3 73 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (16.21%) Banking
5 41 (16.21%) Retail
6 34 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (12.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 30 (11.86%) User Stories
9 24 (9.49%) Use Case
10 19 (7.51%) Waterfall
10 19 (7.51%) Oracle
11 18 (7.11%) CRM
12 17 (6.72%) Data Analysis
12 17 (6.72%) Microsoft
12 17 (6.72%) Data Modelling
13 16 (6.32%) Project Management
14 15 (5.93%) SAP
15 14 (5.53%) Web Services
15 14 (5.53%) UML
15 14 (5.53%) MS Excel
15 14 (5.53%) Retail Banking
15 14 (5.53%) Systems Analysis
16 13 (5.14%) MS Visio
16 13 (5.14%) ISEB
17 12 (4.74%) E-Commerce
17 12 (4.74%) Migration
17 12 (4.74%) Change Management
17 12 (4.74%) Requirements Analysis
18 11 (4.35%) Legal

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 (3.56%) SAS
2 5 (1.98%) CMS
3 2 (0.79%) Confluence
3 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.98%) MS Office
3 5 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.58%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.58%) SAP HCM
4 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.19%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.19%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.79%) Summit
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.40%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.58%) SaaS
2 3 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.79%) IaaS
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.37%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) ATM
2 2 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.58%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.79%) MS Access
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (1.58%) ERwin
2 2 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 119 (47.04%) Finance
2 41 (16.21%) Banking
2 41 (16.21%) Retail
3 14 (5.53%) Retail Banking
4 11 (4.35%) Legal
5 7 (2.77%) Marketing
6 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.58%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.19%) Back Office
9 2 (0.79%) Games
9 2 (0.79%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.53%) Web Services
2 3 (1.19%) XML
3 2 (0.79%) .NET
3 2 (0.79%) WSDL
4 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 7 (2.77%) NHS
4 6 (2.37%) User Experience
5 5 (1.98%) IVR
6 3 (1.19%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.40%) FMCG
8 1 (0.40%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.40%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.40%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.40%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.40%) Windows
1 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (39.53%) Business Analysis
2 73 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 62 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (12.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 30 (11.86%) User Stories
6 24 (9.49%) Use Case
7 19 (7.51%) Waterfall
8 18 (7.11%) CRM
9 17 (6.72%) Data Analysis
9 17 (6.72%) Data Modelling
10 16 (6.32%) Project Management
11 14 (5.53%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (5.53%) UML
12 12 (4.74%) Change Management
12 12 (4.74%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.74%) Migration
12 12 (4.74%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (4.35%) Data Management
13 11 (4.35%) Scrum
14 10 (3.95%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.58%) SQL
2 2 (0.79%) Java
2 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.79%) PHP
2 2 (0.79%) VBA
3 1 (0.40%) C
3 1 (0.40%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 13 (5.14%) ISEB
2 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.19%) Degree
4 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.19%) FINREP
3 2 (0.79%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) COSO
4 1 (0.40%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (1.58%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 19 (7.51%) Oracle
2 17 (6.72%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.93%) SAP
4 4 (1.58%) Cognos
4 4 (1.58%) DataFlux
4 4 (1.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.40%) Capita
5 1 (0.40%) Concur
5 1 (0.40%) Pega
5 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.40%) Temenos
5 1 (0.40%) Teradata
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