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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 46 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 116 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.67% 3.43% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 4.49% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 58 55
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £361 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -1.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +65.78%
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
2491 1806 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.75% 76.40% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1123 921
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 £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 52 76
Average hourly rate £15.37 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £10.12 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 August 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 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 80 £360 -4.00% 23
South Yorkshire -7 19 £525 +50.00% 1
North Yorkshire -4 5 £375 +25.00% 5
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 98 (41.35%) Finance
2 63 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (25.74%) Project Management
4 55 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (13.08%) Banking
7 27 (11.39%) SQL
8 25 (10.55%) Change Management
9 22 (9.28%) ISEB
9 22 (9.28%) QA
9 22 (9.28%) Waterfall
10 21 (8.86%) Retail
10 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
11 20 (8.44%) CSS
11 20 (8.44%) PRINCE2
12 18 (7.59%) Microsoft
12 18 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (7.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (7.17%) Web Services
13 17 (7.17%) MS Excel
14 16 (6.75%) MS Visio
14 16 (6.75%) Configuration Management
14 16 (6.75%) Migration
14 16 (6.75%) Open Source
14 16 (6.75%) BDD
15 15 (6.33%) Target Operating Model
15 15 (6.33%) Integration Testing
15 15 (6.33%) Web Design
15 15 (6.33%) ITIL
16 14 (5.91%) HTML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (4.64%) CMS
2 10 (4.22%) Apache Solr
3 6 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) SAS
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.75%) MS Visio
3 10 (4.22%) Photoshop
4 8 (3.38%) MS Office
5 6 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.27%) Agresso
2 3 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.27%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.84%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.42%) AWD
4 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.53%) SQL Server
1 6 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.84%) Data Mart
3 2 (0.84%) DB2
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.42%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.84%) JIRA
2 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.42%) ERwin
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.42%) Selenium
3 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 98 (41.35%) Finance
2 31 (13.08%) Banking
3 21 (8.86%) Retail
4 12 (5.06%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.95%) Marketing
6 3 (1.27%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 180 (75.95%) Analyst
2 162 (68.35%) Business Analyst
3 30 (12.66%) Senior Analyst
4 28 (11.81%) Senior Business Analyst
5 18 (7.59%) Developer
6 16 (6.75%) Systems Analyst
7 13 (5.49%) Business Systems Analyst
7 13 (5.49%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.06%) Agile Business Analyst
9 11 (4.64%) Banking Business Analyst
10 10 (4.22%) UI Developer
10 10 (4.22%) UI Programmer
11 8 (3.38%) Process Analyst
12 7 (2.95%) Data Analyst
13 6 (2.53%) Test Manager
13 6 (2.53%) Technical Project Manager
13 6 (2.53%) Change Analyst
13 6 (2.53%) Technical Manager
13 6 (2.53%) Financial Business Analyst
13 6 (2.53%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.44%) CSS
2 17 (7.17%) Web Services
3 14 (5.91%) HTML
4 13 (5.49%) XML
5 10 (4.22%) JSP
5 10 (4.22%) Spring
5 10 (4.22%) Spring MVC
5 10 (4.22%) jQuery
5 10 (4.22%) MooTools
5 10 (4.22%) CSS3
6 8 (3.38%) .NET
7 4 (1.69%) HTML5
8 2 (0.84%) RESTful
9 1 (0.42%) REST
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.42%) SOAP
9 1 (0.42%) XSD
9 1 (0.42%) WSDL
9 1 (0.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.80%) User Experience
3 8 (3.38%) NHS
4 7 (2.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.53%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.42%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.42%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.42%) Online Games
7 1 (0.42%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.84%) UNIX
1 2 (0.84%) Windows
1 2 (0.84%) AIX
1 2 (0.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 61 (25.74%) Project Management
3 51 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.55%) Change Management
5 22 (9.28%) Waterfall
6 20 (8.44%) PRINCE2
7 18 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
7 18 (7.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (6.75%) BDD
8 16 (6.75%) Open Source
8 16 (6.75%) Migration
8 16 (6.75%) Configuration Management
9 15 (6.33%) ITIL
9 15 (6.33%) Integration Testing
9 15 (6.33%) Web Design
9 15 (6.33%) Target Operating Model
10 14 (5.91%) Business Transformation
11 13 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (5.49%) SDLC
11 13 (5.49%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.39%) SQL
2 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.49%) Java
4 10 (4.22%) PHP
5 5 (2.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 2 (0.84%) PL/1
6 2 (0.84%) VBA
6 2 (0.84%) C
6 2 (0.84%) C++
7 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (9.28%) ISEB
2 6 (2.53%) Degree
3 2 (0.84%) CBAP
3 2 (0.84%) PMP
3 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.28%) QA
2 7 (2.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) OpenView
1 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.06%) SAP
3 10 (4.22%) hybris
3 10 (4.22%) Adobe
4 7 (2.95%) GoldenSource
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle
5 5 (2.11%) HP
6 1 (0.42%) Software AG
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.42%) webMethods
6 1 (0.42%) Teradata
6 1 (0.42%) jBASE
6 1 (0.42%) Google
6 1 (0.42%) Pega
6 1 (0.42%) Cognos
6 1 (0.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.42%) Splunk
6 1 (0.42%) Blue Prism
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago