The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 19 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 245 146 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.55% 5.77% 7.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.22% 6.15% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 100 96
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£375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £310 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £380 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.96% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.33 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -7.40%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2657 2373 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.68% 93.76% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1500 971
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 129 121
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% -5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.12 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +5 176 £375 - 35
South Yorkshire +17 47 £350 - 4
North Yorkshire +7 14 £400 +25.00% 5
Humberside - 2 - -
East Yorkshire +5 1 £363 +2.11% 1
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 217 (45.68%) Finance
2 170 (35.79%) Business Analysis
3 153 (32.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 95 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (12.42%) Retail
7 57 (12.00%) Banking
8 50 (10.53%) Project Management
9 46 (9.68%) MS Visio
10 35 (7.37%) Systems Analysis
10 35 (7.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 33 (6.95%) Change Management
11 33 (6.95%) ISEB
12 32 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (6.74%) UML
12 32 (6.74%) Microsoft
13 31 (6.53%) MS Excel
14 30 (6.32%) Waterfall
15 29 (6.11%) Business Transformation
15 29 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (6.11%) Validation
16 27 (5.68%) Workflow
16 27 (5.68%) SQL
17 25 (5.26%) BPMN
17 25 (5.26%) Data Analysis
17 25 (5.26%) Retail Banking
18 24 (5.05%) Requirements Management
18 24 (5.05%) CRM
18 24 (5.05%) BDD
19 23 (4.84%) Software Delivery

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.47%) SAS
3 3 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.21%) Documentum
Applications
1 46 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 31 (6.53%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.58%) MS Office
4 13 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (2.95%) Maximo
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.21%) BPCS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.84%) GPRS
1 4 (0.84%) LAN
1 4 (0.84%) WAN
2 3 (0.63%) WebEx
3 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (3.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (0.63%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.42%) DB2
3 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.42%) Data Mart
3 2 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.21%) QlikView
4 1 (0.21%) OLAP
4 1 (0.21%) MySQL
4 1 (0.21%) MS Access
4 1 (0.21%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.21%) Rational Rose
General
1 217 (45.68%) Finance
2 59 (12.42%) Retail
3 57 (12.00%) Banking
4 25 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 15 (3.16%) Legal
6 12 (2.53%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.68%) Marketing
8 7 (1.47%) Local Government
9 6 (1.26%) Advertising
9 6 (1.26%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.05%) Back Office
10 5 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.63%) Front Office
12 3 (0.63%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.21%) Automotive
13 1 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.42%) Web Services
2 10 (2.11%) .NET
3 3 (0.63%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.63%) XML
4 2 (0.42%) XSLT
5 1 (0.21%) MDX
5 1 (0.21%) EDI
5 1 (0.21%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.58%) NHS
3 17 (3.58%) Open Source
4 6 (1.26%) Statistics
4 6 (1.26%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.05%) User Experience
6 3 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.63%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.42%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.42%) Replication
7 2 (0.42%) FMCG
7 2 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.21%) Online Games
8 1 (0.21%) Informatics
8 1 (0.21%) Life Science
8 1 (0.21%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.21%) iSeries
8 1 (0.21%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.42%) Windows
2 1 (0.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (35.79%) Business Analysis
2 153 (32.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 95 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (10.53%) Project Management
5 35 (7.37%) Systems Analysis
5 35 (7.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 33 (6.95%) Change Management
7 32 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (6.74%) UML
8 30 (6.32%) Waterfall
9 29 (6.11%) Business Transformation
9 29 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (6.11%) Validation
10 27 (5.68%) Workflow
11 25 (5.26%) BPMN
11 25 (5.26%) Data Analysis
12 24 (5.05%) Requirements Management
12 24 (5.05%) CRM
12 24 (5.05%) BDD
13 23 (4.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (5.68%) SQL
2 5 (1.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (1.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (0.84%) VBA
4 2 (0.42%) VB
4 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.42%) C#
4 2 (0.42%) PL/1
5 1 (0.21%) Java
5 1 (0.21%) Perl
5 1 (0.21%) RPG
5 1 (0.21%) ABAP
5 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (6.95%) ISEB
2 7 (1.47%) Degree
3 6 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.42%) CBAP
5 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) IIBA
6 1 (0.21%) CIMA
6 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.16%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.21%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (6.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.32%) SAP
3 8 (1.68%) Oracle
4 6 (1.26%) GoldenSource
4 6 (1.26%) Pega
5 4 (0.84%) Remedy
6 3 (0.63%) IBM
7 2 (0.42%) Tableau
7 2 (0.42%) VocaLink
7 2 (0.42%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.42%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.21%) Qualys
8 1 (0.21%) Altova
8 1 (0.21%) Agilent
8 1 (0.21%) Lagan
8 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £475 - 530 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 530 per day + .
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £420.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable - Senior position
Posted: 25 days ago