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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 35 75 48
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -27
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 114 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.67% 1.90% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 2.56% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 31 42
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£350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.07% +4.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.75 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
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
1896 1680 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.74% 74.37% 71.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 993 774
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 35 65
Average hourly rate £15.73 £17.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -15.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £10.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
West Yorkshire +35 70 £373 +6.41% 25
South Yorkshire +16 22 £300 -19.19% 6
North Yorkshire +19 17 £375 +7.14% 4
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 75 (36.23%) Finance
2 51 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (15.94%) Project Management
4 33 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (14.98%) Retail
6 25 (12.08%) ISEB
7 21 (10.14%) Banking
7 21 (10.14%) BPMN
8 19 (9.18%) PRINCE2
9 18 (8.70%) Migration
10 17 (8.21%) Change Management
10 17 (8.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (7.73%) Microsoft
12 15 (7.25%) Web Services
12 15 (7.25%) QA
13 14 (6.76%) CRM
14 13 (6.28%) BPR
15 12 (5.80%) Telecoms
15 12 (5.80%) MS Visio
15 12 (5.80%) UML
15 12 (5.80%) Degree
15 12 (5.80%) Scrum
15 12 (5.80%) Line Management
16 11 (5.31%) Retail Banking
16 11 (5.31%) ITIL
16 11 (5.31%) E-Commerce
16 11 (5.31%) Management Information System
17 10 (4.83%) Configuration Management
17 10 (4.83%) Data Modelling

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (2.90%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.90%) SAS
1 6 (2.90%) Apache Solr
2 3 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (5.80%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.42%) MS Project
3 5 (2.42%) MS Office
4 3 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.48%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.48%) BPCS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.97%) QlikView
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) OLAP
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.48%) DataStage
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Selenium
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 75 (36.23%) Finance
2 31 (14.98%) Retail
3 21 (10.14%) Banking
4 12 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.31%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.38%) Advertising
7 3 (1.45%) Back Office
8 2 (0.97%) Publishing
8 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Local Government
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 167 (80.68%) Analyst
2 157 (75.85%) Business Analyst
3 15 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (6.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (5.31%) Project Manager
6 10 (4.83%) Developer
6 10 (4.83%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (4.35%) Architect
7 9 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
8 8 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (2.90%) UI Developer
9 6 (2.90%) UI Programmer
10 4 (1.93%) CRM Analyst
10 4 (1.93%) Oracle Architect
10 4 (1.93%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (1.93%) Applications Architect
10 4 (1.93%) SAP Business Analyst
11 3 (1.45%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 3 (1.45%) Financial Business Analyst
11 3 (1.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.25%) Web Services
2 6 (2.90%) CSS3
2 6 (2.90%) CSS
2 6 (2.90%) JSP
2 6 (2.90%) Spring
2 6 (2.90%) Spring MVC
2 6 (2.90%) jQuery
2 6 (2.90%) MooTools
3 5 (2.42%) HTML
4 3 (1.45%) Middleware
5 2 (0.97%) .NET
5 2 (0.97%) HTML5
6 1 (0.48%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.31%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.83%) Open Source
4 6 (2.90%) NHS
4 6 (2.90%) User Experience
5 4 (1.93%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.45%) EPoS
6 3 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.97%) Kindle
8 1 (0.48%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.48%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) PMI
8 1 (0.48%) Informatics
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.42%) Windows
2 3 (1.45%) Linux
3 2 (0.97%) UNIX
3 2 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 45 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (15.94%) Project Management
4 21 (10.14%) BPMN
5 19 (9.18%) PRINCE2
6 18 (8.70%) Migration
7 17 (8.21%) Change Management
7 17 (8.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (6.76%) CRM
9 13 (6.28%) BPR
10 12 (5.80%) UML
10 12 (5.80%) Scrum
10 12 (5.80%) Line Management
11 11 (5.31%) ITIL
11 11 (5.31%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.83%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.83%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (4.83%) Waterfall
12 10 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.83%) SQL
2 6 (2.90%) Java
2 6 (2.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.97%) C
3 2 (0.97%) C++
4 1 (0.48%) C#
4 1 (0.48%) Perl
4 1 (0.48%) PHP
4 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.48%) VBA
4 1 (0.48%) Ruby
4 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (12.08%) ISEB
2 12 (5.80%) Degree
3 10 (4.83%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.93%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.97%) PMP
8 1 (0.48%) CCA
8 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.48%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.25%) QA
2 4 (1.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) OpenView
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.83%) Oracle
3 6 (2.90%) SAP
3 6 (2.90%) hybris
4 3 (1.45%) Adobe
5 2 (0.97%) HP
5 2 (0.97%) jBASE
5 2 (0.97%) Retalix
5 2 (0.97%) Pega
6 1 (0.48%) Tableau
6 1 (0.48%) Capita
6 1 (0.48%) Qualys
6 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £155 - £305.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 days ago