The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the York 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 18 April 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 York 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 28 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 2.13% 15.07% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 16.18% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate £323 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% +29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.66 £32.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.48% +12.93%
Job Titles Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 68 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 93.62% 93.15% 88.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 32 34
Average daily rate £325 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.21 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Business Analyst
North Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in York

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analyst across the York region.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in York

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst across the York region.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in York

Business Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Maximo
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Maximo
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft