The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 46 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 114 74 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.90% 2.94% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 3.99% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 44 38
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £315 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.73% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.75 £31.70
% change year-on-year
-20.52% +19.10%
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2341 1853 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.14% 73.53% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1212 760
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 43 53
Average hourly rate £17.88 £25.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.50% +6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £74.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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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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
West Yorkshire -9 68 £333 -11.20% 17
South Yorkshire +12 29 £388 +4.58% 3
North Yorkshire +7 10 £375 - 3
Humberside - 2 - -
East Yorkshire - 2 £381 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 94 (41.23%) Finance
2 57 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (24.12%) Project Management
4 49 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (13.60%) Change Management
7 24 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 24 (10.53%) Banking
8 22 (9.65%) Microsoft
9 21 (9.21%) Retail
10 20 (8.77%) QA
10 20 (8.77%) Waterfall
11 19 (8.33%) ISEB
11 19 (8.33%) SQL
12 18 (7.89%) PRINCE2
13 17 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 16 (7.02%) BPMN
14 16 (7.02%) Web Services
14 16 (7.02%) ITIL
15 14 (6.14%) Service Management
15 14 (6.14%) MS Excel
15 14 (6.14%) SAP
15 14 (6.14%) Configuration Management
15 14 (6.14%) Open Source
15 14 (6.14%) Requirements Management
15 14 (6.14%) Data Analysis
16 13 (5.70%) CRM
16 13 (5.70%) ITSM
16 13 (5.70%) Migration
16 13 (5.70%) Line Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.63%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.19%) SAS
3 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 14 (6.14%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.95%) MS Office
4 8 (3.51%) MS Project
5 6 (2.63%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.19%) Agresso
3 4 (1.75%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) BPCS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.19%) DB2
3 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.88%) Selenium
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 94 (41.23%) Finance
2 24 (10.53%) Banking
3 21 (9.21%) Retail
4 9 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.07%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.07%) Marketing
6 4 (1.75%) Local Government
6 4 (1.75%) Advertising
7 3 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Games
9 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 187 (82.02%) Analyst
2 175 (76.75%) Business Analyst
3 15 (6.58%) Senior Business Analyst
3 15 (6.58%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (6.14%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.26%) Developer
6 11 (4.82%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (4.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 10 (4.39%) Data Analyst
8 8 (3.51%) Business Systems Analyst
9 7 (3.07%) Architect
9 7 (3.07%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (2.63%) UI Programmer
10 6 (2.63%) Business Data Analyst
10 6 (2.63%) UI Developer
10 6 (2.63%) CRM Analyst
11 5 (2.19%) Lead Business Analyst
11 5 (2.19%) Change Analyst
12 4 (1.75%) Implementation Manager
12 4 (1.75%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.02%) Web Services
2 7 (3.07%) .NET
3 6 (2.63%) CSS
3 6 (2.63%) JSP
3 6 (2.63%) CSS3
3 6 (2.63%) Spring
3 6 (2.63%) Spring MVC
3 6 (2.63%) jQuery
3 6 (2.63%) MooTools
4 4 (1.75%) HTML5
4 4 (1.75%) HTML
5 2 (0.88%) XML
5 2 (0.88%) XSLT
6 1 (0.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.14%) Open Source
3 12 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.75%) User Experience
5 3 (1.32%) NHS
5 3 (1.32%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.44%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.44%) Online Games
6 1 (0.44%) FMCG
6 1 (0.44%) Kindle
6 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.63%) Windows
1 6 (2.63%) Linux
2 5 (2.19%) UNIX
2 5 (2.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 55 (24.12%) Project Management
3 49 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (13.60%) Change Management
5 20 (8.77%) Waterfall
6 18 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (7.02%) BPMN
8 16 (7.02%) ITIL
9 14 (6.14%) Service Management
9 14 (6.14%) Configuration Management
9 14 (6.14%) Data Analysis
9 14 (6.14%) Requirements Management
10 13 (5.70%) Migration
10 13 (5.70%) ITSM
10 13 (5.70%) CRM
10 13 (5.70%) Line Management
10 13 (5.70%) Software Delivery
11 12 (5.26%) Data Architecture
11 12 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.33%) SQL
2 6 (2.63%) Java
2 6 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.19%) C
3 5 (2.19%) C++
3 5 (2.19%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (0.88%) VBA
5 1 (0.44%) PL/1
5 1 (0.44%) R
5 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (8.33%) ISEB
2 7 (3.07%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.63%) PMP
4 3 (1.32%) Degree
4 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) CBAP
6 1 (0.44%) APMP
6 1 (0.44%) IIBA
6 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.77%) QA
2 8 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) OpenView
2 1 (0.44%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.14%) SAP
3 7 (3.07%) Oracle
4 6 (2.63%) Adobe
4 6 (2.63%) GoldenSource
4 6 (2.63%) hybris
5 5 (2.19%) HP
6 4 (1.75%) jBASE
7 2 (0.88%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.44%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.44%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.44%) Tableau
8 1 (0.44%) Lagan
8 1 (0.44%) Altova
8 1 (0.44%) Qualys
8 1 (0.44%) Pega
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Rate: Excellent
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Rate: £350 - £420 per day
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