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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 40 54 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 93 71 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.64% 3.18% 5.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 4.23% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 43 73
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£353 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £266 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £26.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.58%
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 1918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.27% 75.30% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 978 976
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 64 61
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -4 60 £360 -1.36% 27
South Yorkshire +11 20 £325 -12.16% 9
North Yorkshire +3 8 £433 +23.57% 5
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 76 (42.46%) Finance
2 41 (22.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (17.32%) Retail
6 26 (14.53%) ISEB
6 26 (14.53%) Banking
7 19 (10.61%) Project Management
7 19 (10.61%) PRINCE2
8 18 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (8.94%) Migration
10 15 (8.38%) SQL
11 14 (7.82%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.82%) Degree
11 14 (7.82%) QA
12 12 (6.70%) ERP
12 12 (6.70%) Data Modelling
12 12 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (6.15%) Data Analysis
13 11 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.15%) Oracle
13 11 (6.15%) UML
13 11 (6.15%) Scrum
14 10 (5.59%) GAP Analysis
14 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
14 10 (5.59%) CRM
14 10 (5.59%) Microsoft
14 10 (5.59%) Use Case

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (3.91%) SharePoint
1 7 (3.91%) Apache Solr
2 3 (1.68%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (1.68%) SAS
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.56%) WordPress
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.47%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.35%) MS Office
3 4 (2.23%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.23%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.68%) MS Project
4 3 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.56%) LAN
2 1 (0.56%) WAN
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.68%) QlikView
2 3 (1.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.56%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.56%) DataStage
4 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.56%) OLAP
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.56%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.56%) ProC
2 1 (0.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 76 (42.46%) Finance
2 31 (17.32%) Retail
3 26 (14.53%) Banking
4 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.91%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.79%) Back Office
6 5 (2.79%) Advertising
7 3 (1.68%) Local Government
8 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 144 (80.45%) Analyst
2 128 (71.51%) Business Analyst
3 13 (7.26%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (6.70%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.15%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (5.59%) Developer
7 9 (5.03%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (4.47%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) UI Developer
9 7 (3.91%) UI Programmer
10 6 (3.35%) Lead Business Analyst
10 6 (3.35%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (3.35%) Financial Business Analyst
10 6 (3.35%) Architect
11 5 (2.79%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (2.79%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (2.79%) MI Analyst
11 5 (2.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 4 (2.23%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) CSS
1 7 (3.91%) JSP
1 7 (3.91%) Web Services
1 7 (3.91%) Spring MVC
1 7 (3.91%) jQuery
1 7 (3.91%) MooTools
1 7 (3.91%) CSS3
1 7 (3.91%) Spring
2 5 (2.79%) HTML
3 4 (2.23%) .NET
4 3 (1.68%) Middleware
5 1 (0.56%) Ajax
5 1 (0.56%) J2EE
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.79%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.23%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.68%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.68%) EPoS
5 3 (1.68%) NHS
6 2 (1.12%) IVR
6 2 (1.12%) User Experience
6 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) Informatics
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.56%) Kindle
7 1 (0.56%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.12%) Windows
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.61%) PRINCE2
3 19 (10.61%) Project Management
4 18 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (8.94%) Migration
6 14 (7.82%) E-Commerce
7 12 (6.70%) ERP
7 12 (6.70%) Data Modelling
7 12 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (6.15%) Data Analysis
8 11 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (6.15%) UML
8 11 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.15%) Scrum
9 10 (5.59%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (5.59%) CRM
9 10 (5.59%) BPMN
9 10 (5.59%) Use Case
10 8 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.38%) SQL
2 8 (4.47%) Java
2 8 (4.47%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.68%) C#
3 3 (1.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.56%) C
4 1 (0.56%) PHP
4 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.56%) VBA
4 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (14.53%) ISEB
2 14 (7.82%) Degree
3 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.12%) CCA
5 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) CBAP
6 1 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.82%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) FATCA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.15%) Oracle
2 10 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.91%) hybris
4 4 (2.23%) Adobe
4 4 (2.23%) SAP
5 2 (1.12%) Retalix
6 1 (0.56%) Pega
6 1 (0.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.56%) Lagan
6 1 (0.56%) Capita
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