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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 19 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 157 147 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.85% 8.39% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.22% 8.83% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 124 43
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.38 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+47.91% +7.14%
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
1909 1664 1472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.40% 94.98% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 1127 894
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 67 58
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.50 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 104 £375 - 35
Halifax 0 19 £375 -11.76% 2
Bradford +1 15 £377 +9.78% 1
Huddersfield 0 1 £400 -
Bingley - 1 £413 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 122 (39.74%) Business Analysis
2 119 (38.76%) Finance
3 88 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (24.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (13.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 39 (12.70%) Waterfall
8 34 (11.07%) Web Services
9 32 (10.42%) Retail
10 31 (10.10%) Banking
11 30 (9.77%) Project Management
11 30 (9.77%) Open Source
12 29 (9.45%) MS Visio
13 27 (8.79%) User Stories
14 25 (8.14%) Use Case
15 21 (6.84%) Data Modelling
16 20 (6.51%) Data Analysis
17 18 (5.86%) Legal
17 18 (5.86%) ITIL
18 16 (5.21%) Change Management
19 15 (4.89%) Analytics
20 14 (4.56%) Product Management
20 14 (4.56%) Data Mapping
20 14 (4.56%) TDD
20 14 (4.56%) Workflow
20 14 (4.56%) PRINCE2
21 13 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
21 13 (4.23%) ISEB
21 13 (4.23%) Business Process Mapping
21 13 (4.23%) BDD

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (2.61%) SAS
2 1 (0.33%) Confluence
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (9.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.63%) MS Office
3 4 (1.30%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) SAP HCM
1 4 (1.30%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.30%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.65%) IaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.65%) PaaS
2 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.26%) DNS
1 10 (3.26%) VoIP
1 10 (3.26%) VPN
2 3 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.30%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.30%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.65%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.33%) MS Access
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.30%) ERwin
2 2 (0.65%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 119 (38.76%) Finance
2 32 (10.42%) Retail
3 31 (10.10%) Banking
4 18 (5.86%) Legal
5 11 (3.58%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.63%) Marketing
8 3 (0.98%) Back Office
9 2 (0.65%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.07%) Web Services
2 3 (0.98%) .NET
3 2 (0.65%) XML
4 1 (0.33%) JSON
4 1 (0.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.26%) NHS
2 10 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (2.93%) CESG
3 9 (2.93%) Data Structures
3 9 (2.93%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.30%) IVR
4 4 (1.30%) User Experience
5 3 (0.98%) Credit Risk
5 3 (0.98%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.33%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.33%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.33%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.33%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.65%) Windows
1 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (39.74%) Business Analysis
2 88 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (24.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (13.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 39 (12.70%) Waterfall
6 30 (9.77%) Open Source
6 30 (9.77%) Project Management
7 27 (8.79%) User Stories
8 25 (8.14%) Use Case
9 21 (6.84%) Data Modelling
10 20 (6.51%) Data Analysis
11 18 (5.86%) ITIL
12 16 (5.21%) Change Management
13 15 (4.89%) Analytics
14 14 (4.56%) Data Mapping
14 14 (4.56%) PRINCE2
14 14 (4.56%) Product Management
14 14 (4.56%) TDD
14 14 (4.56%) Workflow
15 13 (4.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.33%) VB
2 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (4.23%) ISEB
2 9 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.95%) Degree
4 5 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 10 (3.26%) SLA
2 9 (2.93%) QA
3 5 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 4 (1.30%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (3.26%) Microsoft
1 10 (3.26%) Oracle
1 10 (3.26%) SAP
2 4 (1.30%) DataFlux
2 4 (1.30%) IBM
3 2 (0.65%) Pega
4 1 (0.33%) Apple
4 1 (0.33%) BT
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Rate: £341.00 - £342.00 per annum
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Neg
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
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Rate: negotiable
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