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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 191 158 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.17% 9.14% 9.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.90% 9.80% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 127 83
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£375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.22 £30.91 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.62% -0.28%
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
1929 1613 1387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.61% 93.34% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1055 729
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 56 61
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £13.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.00 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +3 129 £385 +2.66% 27
Halifax -1 30 £360 -13.25% 4
Bradford -1 19 £360 -4.00% 3
Huddersfield +2 3 £400 - 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 172 (49.28%) Finance
2 120 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 114 (32.66%) Business Analysis
4 66 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (15.47%) Retail
6 53 (15.19%) Banking
7 47 (13.47%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (10.60%) MS Visio
9 34 (9.74%) Microsoft
9 34 (9.74%) MS Excel
10 33 (9.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 28 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (8.02%) Project Management
12 25 (7.16%) Retail Banking
13 24 (6.88%) Target Operating Model
14 22 (6.30%) Migration
14 22 (6.30%) SQL
15 20 (5.73%) Data Analysis
15 20 (5.73%) Validation
15 20 (5.73%) Data Modelling
15 20 (5.73%) E-Commerce
16 18 (5.16%) Workflow
17 17 (4.87%) Change Management
18 16 (4.58%) Waterfall
18 16 (4.58%) Requirements Management
18 16 (4.58%) Legal
18 16 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (4.58%) ISEB
18 16 (4.58%) CRM
18 16 (4.58%) UML

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.15%) SAS
2 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 37 (10.60%) MS Visio
2 34 (9.74%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.01%) MS Office
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.29%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.29%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) ATM
1 1 (0.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.72%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.57%) DB2
4 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.57%) Data Mart
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.29%) IDMS
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.29%) OLAP
5 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (1.72%) Rational Rose
1 6 (1.72%) Axure RP
General
1 172 (49.28%) Finance
2 54 (15.47%) Retail
3 53 (15.19%) Banking
4 25 (7.16%) Retail Banking
5 16 (4.58%) Legal
6 6 (1.72%) Local Government
7 5 (1.43%) Back Office
8 3 (0.86%) Law
9 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.57%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.58%) Web Services
2 7 (2.01%) .NET
3 3 (0.86%) XML
3 3 (0.86%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.57%) XSLT
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 66 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.15%) NHS
3 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.43%) Statistics
6 3 (0.86%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.57%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.57%) IVR
8 1 (0.29%) Economics
8 1 (0.29%) Replication
8 1 (0.29%) Informatics
8 1 (0.29%) Online Games
8 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.29%) User Experience
8 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 114 (32.66%) Business Analysis
3 47 (13.47%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (9.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 28 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (8.02%) Project Management
6 24 (6.88%) Target Operating Model
7 22 (6.30%) Migration
8 20 (5.73%) Validation
8 20 (5.73%) Data Modelling
8 20 (5.73%) E-Commerce
8 20 (5.73%) Data Analysis
9 18 (5.16%) Workflow
10 17 (4.87%) Change Management
11 16 (4.58%) UML
11 16 (4.58%) CRM
11 16 (4.58%) Requirements Management
11 16 (4.58%) Waterfall
12 13 (3.72%) Software Delivery
12 13 (3.72%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.30%) SQL
2 5 (1.43%) VBA
2 5 (1.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 4 (1.15%) PL/1
4 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.29%) ABAP
5 1 (0.29%) C#
5 1 (0.29%) Java
5 1 (0.29%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (4.58%) ISEB
2 3 (0.86%) Degree
2 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.44%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.29%) FATCA
Vendors
1 34 (9.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.29%) SAP
3 6 (1.72%) Oracle
4 4 (1.15%) Computacenter
5 3 (0.86%) Pega
5 3 (0.86%) Siebel
6 2 (0.57%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.57%) Remedy
7 1 (0.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.29%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.29%) Altova
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £380 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £440 - 500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Technical Prospects
Rate: Competitive Remuneration Package including Company Car.
Posted: 20 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
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