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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 9 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 174 149 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.26% 9.83% 8.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.98% 10.44% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 91 123
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £433 £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 £37.50 £27.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+35.72% -16.27%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1584 1427 1772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.40% 94.13% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 751 1006
Average daily rate £348 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 64 88
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £31.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 31 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 31 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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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 +3 90 £375 +15.38% 17
Halifax 0 44 £440 +15.78% 5
Bradford 0 12 £375 -6.25% 2
Huddersfield +2 2 - - 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 136 (46.58%) Finance
2 93 (31.85%) Business Analysis
3 73 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (18.49%) Retail
5 52 (17.81%) Banking
6 32 (10.96%) Scrum
7 28 (9.59%) Migration
8 26 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (8.56%) UML
10 21 (7.19%) Data Analysis
10 21 (7.19%) Systems Analysis
11 19 (6.51%) Project Management
12 18 (6.16%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (6.16%) SQL
13 17 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (5.48%) Waterfall
15 15 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (4.79%) Use Case
16 14 (4.79%) Retail Banking
16 14 (4.79%) E-Commerce
17 13 (4.45%) MS Excel
17 13 (4.45%) ISEB
18 12 (4.11%) Data Modelling
18 12 (4.11%) User Stories
19 11 (3.77%) Business Transformation
19 11 (3.77%) ETL
19 11 (3.77%) NHS
19 11 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
20 9 (3.08%) Back Office
20 9 (3.08%) SQL Server

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.05%) SAS
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.40%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.05%) MS Project
4 4 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.71%) ATM
1 5 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) NFC
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.16%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.40%) MS Access
3 7 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.71%) Xcelsius
4 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.03%) QlikView
7 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.68%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.71%) JIRA
2 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.03%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.34%) ERwin
General
1 136 (46.58%) Finance
2 54 (18.49%) Retail
3 52 (17.81%) Banking
4 14 (4.79%) Retail Banking
5 9 (3.08%) Back Office
6 7 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.71%) Billing
8 4 (1.37%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.68%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.34%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.40%) XML
2 5 (1.71%) Web Services
3 3 (1.03%) XSLT
3 3 (1.03%) .NET
4 2 (0.68%) J2EE
4 2 (0.68%) Drools
5 1 (0.34%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.77%) NHS
2 9 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.74%) Credit Risk
4 5 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.37%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.68%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.68%) Open Source
7 1 (0.34%) FMCG
7 1 (0.34%) Informatics
7 1 (0.34%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (31.85%) Business Analysis
2 73 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (10.96%) Scrum
4 28 (9.59%) Migration
5 26 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (8.56%) UML
7 21 (7.19%) Data Analysis
7 21 (7.19%) Systems Analysis
8 19 (6.51%) Project Management
9 17 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (5.48%) Waterfall
11 15 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (4.79%) Use Case
12 14 (4.79%) E-Commerce
13 12 (4.11%) Data Modelling
13 12 (4.11%) User Stories
14 11 (3.77%) Business Transformation
14 11 (3.77%) ETL
14 11 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
15 8 (2.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.16%) SQL
2 7 (2.40%) VBA
3 2 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.34%) PHP
4 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.34%) LINC
4 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (4.45%) ISEB
2 4 (1.37%) Degree
3 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.74%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) FATCA
3 4 (1.37%) AIFMD
3 4 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (2.74%) JD Edwards
2 7 (2.40%) Oracle
2 7 (2.40%) Business Objects
3 6 (2.05%) SAP
4 5 (1.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Remedy
5 2 (0.68%) Cisco
5 2 (0.68%) BMC
5 2 (0.68%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.34%) IBM
6 1 (0.34%) Pega
6 1 (0.34%) Citrix
6 1 (0.34%) Avaya
6 1 (0.34%) Genesys
6 1 (0.34%) Siebel
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Rate: £300 - 400 per day
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Rate: £250 - £290 per day
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Rate: £market rates per day
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
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Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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