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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 40 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 63 144 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.36% 7.31% 8.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 7.68% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 112 133
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £319 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.71 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +19.32%

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
1382 1876 1656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.64% 95.23% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 1234 1131
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 63 65
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.65 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -27 38 £375 - 20
Halifax -1 11 £400 +3.22% 6
Bradford +11 6 £444 +18.33%
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 84 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (29.14%) Finance
3 48 (27.43%) Business Analysis
3 48 (27.43%) User Stories
4 35 (20.00%) Scrum
5 31 (17.71%) User Experience
6 30 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 23 (13.14%) Retail
9 16 (9.14%) Banking
10 15 (8.57%) MS Excel
10 15 (8.57%) Waterfall
11 14 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (8.00%) Use Case
12 13 (7.43%) Kanban
13 12 (6.86%) Process Improvement
13 12 (6.86%) UML
13 12 (6.86%) Project Management
14 11 (6.29%) Migration
14 11 (6.29%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (6.29%) ITIL
14 11 (6.29%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (6.29%) Service Design
15 10 (5.71%) DSDM
16 9 (5.14%) MS Visio
16 9 (5.14%) Legal
16 9 (5.14%) SDLC
16 9 (5.14%) BPMN
17 8 (4.57%) Wireframes

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 7 (4.00%) CMS
2 6 (3.43%) Confluence
2 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.57%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.14%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.43%) MS Project
4 6 (3.43%) Photoshop
5 4 (2.29%) MS Office
6 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) ATM
1 1 (0.57%) Network Security
1 1 (0.57%) Skype
1 1 (0.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.57%) Synon
General
1 51 (29.14%) Finance
2 25 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 23 (13.14%) Retail
4 16 (9.14%) Banking
5 9 (5.14%) Legal
6 7 (4.00%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.29%) Billing
8 2 (1.14%) Back Office
8 2 (1.14%) Games
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.86%) Web Services
2 4 (2.29%) .NET
2 4 (2.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.71%) RESTful
4 1 (0.57%) Dojo
4 1 (0.57%) jQuery
4 1 (0.57%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.71%) User Experience
2 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.00%) Statistics
4 6 (3.43%) NHS
4 6 (3.43%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) Economics
6 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.14%) Wiki
7 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.57%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) AIX
1 1 (0.57%) Android
1 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.57%) Unix
1 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.43%) Business Analysis
2 48 (27.43%) User Stories
3 35 (20.00%) Scrum
4 30 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (8.57%) Waterfall
6 14 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (8.00%) Use Case
7 13 (7.43%) Kanban
8 12 (6.86%) Process Improvement
8 12 (6.86%) Project Management
8 12 (6.86%) UML
9 11 (6.29%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (6.29%) ITIL
9 11 (6.29%) Migration
9 11 (6.29%) Service Design
9 11 (6.29%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (5.71%) DSDM
11 9 (5.14%) BPMN
11 9 (5.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.71%) SQL
2 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.57%) Java
3 1 (0.57%) PHP
3 1 (0.57%) RPG
3 1 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (4.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) IIBA
3 2 (1.14%) ISEB
3 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.57%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (3.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.71%) SAP
3 2 (1.14%) hybris
4 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco
4 1 (0.57%) Citrix
4 1 (0.57%) Kony
4 1 (0.57%) Lotus
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle
4 1 (0.57%) Panasonic
4 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.57%) Tableau
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