The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 39 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 89 73 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.80% 3.47% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 4.78% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 44 53
Average daily rate
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£375 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £278 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.33 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+60.64% -35.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1527 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.89% 72.54% 70.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 833 989
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 62 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Business Analysis
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +6 72 £380 +8.49% 20
South Yorkshire +6 10 £365 - 4
North Yorkshire - 5 £300 - 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 69 (41.57%) Finance
2 38 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (16.87%) Banking
4 26 (15.66%) Retail
5 22 (13.25%) Scrum
6 20 (12.05%) Project Management
7 19 (11.45%) ISEB
8 16 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2
9 15 (9.04%) GAP Analysis
10 14 (8.43%) Change Management
10 14 (8.43%) SQL
10 14 (8.43%) Migration
10 14 (8.43%) Use Case
11 13 (7.83%) E-Commerce
11 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (7.23%) Data Modelling
12 12 (7.23%) Oracle
12 12 (7.23%) UML
13 11 (6.63%) QA
14 10 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
14 10 (6.02%) Microsoft
15 9 (5.42%) SharePoint
15 9 (5.42%) CRM
15 9 (5.42%) Data Analysis
16 8 (4.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (4.82%) Waterfall
16 8 (4.82%) User Stories
17 7 (4.22%) Degree

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.81%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.20%) SAS
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.60%) WordPress
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Office
1 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
1 5 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) SPSS
3 1 (0.60%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.41%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.60%) ATM
2 1 (0.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.60%) WAN
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.81%) QlikView
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.60%) Big Data
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) ERwin
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.60%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.60%) ProC
3 1 (0.60%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 69 (41.57%) Finance
2 28 (16.87%) Banking
3 26 (15.66%) Retail
4 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.61%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.41%) Advertising
6 3 (1.81%) Billing
7 2 (1.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 132 (79.52%) Analyst
2 114 (68.67%) Business Analyst
3 14 (8.43%) Systems Analyst
3 14 (8.43%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (6.63%) Consultant
4 11 (6.63%) Project Manager
4 11 (6.63%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (6.02%) Senior Business Analyst
6 9 (5.42%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (4.22%) Financial Business Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) MI Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Lead Business Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Architect
9 5 (3.01%) Developer
10 4 (2.41%) Data Modeller
10 4 (2.41%) Data Architect
10 4 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 4 (2.41%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) .NET
2 3 (1.81%) CSS
2 3 (1.81%) JSP
2 3 (1.81%) Web Services
2 3 (1.81%) Spring MVC
2 3 (1.81%) jQuery
2 3 (1.81%) MooTools
2 3 (1.81%) CSS3
2 3 (1.81%) Spring
3 2 (1.20%) HTML
3 2 (1.20%) J2EE
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) COM
4 1 (0.60%) XML
4 1 (0.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.41%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.81%) IVR
3 3 (1.81%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.60%) FMCG
5 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.41%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (13.25%) Scrum
3 20 (12.05%) Project Management
4 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2
4 15 (9.04%) GAP Analysis
5 14 (8.43%) Change Management
5 14 (8.43%) Migration
5 14 (8.43%) Use Case
6 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.83%) E-Commerce
7 12 (7.23%) Data Modelling
7 12 (7.23%) UML
8 10 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (5.42%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.42%) CRM
10 8 (4.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (4.82%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.82%) User Stories
11 7 (4.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.43%) SQL
2 5 (3.01%) Java
3 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.81%) C#
4 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.20%) PHP
6 1 (0.60%) C
6 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.60%) VBA
6 1 (0.60%) Ruby
6 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (11.45%) ISEB
2 7 (4.22%) Degree
3 3 (1.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (1.20%) CCA
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) CBAP
5 1 (0.60%) APMP
5 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) FATCA
3 2 (1.20%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.60%) MiFID
4 1 (0.60%) EMIR
4 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 12 (7.23%) Oracle
2 10 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.01%) CA
4 4 (2.41%) SAP
5 3 (1.81%) Adobe
5 3 (1.81%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.81%) hybris
6 2 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.60%) Lagan
7 1 (0.60%) Avaya
7 1 (0.60%) Genesys
7 1 (0.60%) Cognos
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - 400 per day
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Rate: £450 - £505 per day
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Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially + extension
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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