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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 15 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 196 141 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.13% 6.35% 9.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% 6.80% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 86 179
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £26.65 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+27.56% -8.10%
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
2223 2074 2573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.20% 93.34% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1128 1345
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 128 121
Average hourly rate £13.98 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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 +8 156 £375 - 43
South Yorkshire +2 19 £338 -14.55% 4
North Yorkshire +10 11 £440 +46.66% 5
East Yorkshire - - - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 173 (45.77%) Finance
2 125 (33.07%) Business Analysis
3 91 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (15.34%) Retail
6 56 (14.81%) Banking
7 54 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (9.52%) Scrum
10 34 (8.99%) Migration
11 28 (7.41%) UML
11 28 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
12 27 (7.14%) SQL
12 27 (7.14%) Project Management
13 26 (6.88%) User Acceptance Testing
14 25 (6.61%) Data Analysis
15 24 (6.35%) ISEB
16 22 (5.82%) User Stories
17 19 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (4.76%) Waterfall
19 16 (4.23%) Retail Banking
19 16 (4.23%) CRM
20 15 (3.97%) Use Case
21 14 (3.70%) Business Transformation
21 14 (3.70%) Validation
21 14 (3.70%) E-Commerce
21 14 (3.70%) ETL
21 14 (3.70%) NHS
22 13 (3.44%) SAS
22 13 (3.44%) MS Excel

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 13 (3.44%) SAS
2 12 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.85%) MS Project
4 6 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.06%) MS Office
6 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) ATM
2 2 (0.53%) LAN
2 2 (0.53%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) Firewall
3 1 (0.26%) NFC
3 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.12%) MS Access
3 8 (2.12%) QlikView
4 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.32%) Xcelsius
6 5 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.53%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.26%) Essbase
9 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (1.06%) JIRA
1 4 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.79%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.26%) ERwin
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 173 (45.77%) Finance
2 58 (15.34%) Retail
3 56 (14.81%) Banking
4 16 (4.23%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.59%) Back Office
7 5 (1.32%) Advertising
7 5 (1.32%) Billing
8 3 (0.79%) Local Government
8 3 (0.79%) Publishing
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.53%) German Language
9 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.26%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.38%) XML
2 8 (2.12%) Web Services
3 4 (1.06%) .NET
4 3 (0.79%) XSLT
5 2 (0.53%) Drools
6 1 (0.26%) Itk
6 1 (0.26%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.70%) NHS
3 9 (2.38%) Credit Risk
4 8 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.59%) Open Source
5 6 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.59%) User Experience
6 4 (1.06%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.06%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (0.79%) Kindle
8 2 (0.53%) Life Science
8 2 (0.53%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.26%) IVR
9 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.26%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Informatics
9 1 (0.26%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (33.07%) Business Analysis
2 91 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 86 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (9.52%) Scrum
6 34 (8.99%) Migration
7 28 (7.41%) UML
7 28 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
8 27 (7.14%) Project Management
9 26 (6.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (6.61%) Data Analysis
11 22 (5.82%) User Stories
12 18 (4.76%) Waterfall
13 16 (4.23%) CRM
14 15 (3.97%) Use Case
15 14 (3.70%) E-Commerce
15 14 (3.70%) ETL
15 14 (3.70%) Validation
15 14 (3.70%) Business Transformation
16 13 (3.44%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.14%) SQL
2 7 (1.85%) VBA
3 2 (0.53%) C#
4 1 (0.26%) Java
4 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.26%) LINC
Qualifications
1 24 (6.35%) ISEB
2 12 (3.17%) Degree
3 7 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.53%) CCA
5 1 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.44%) QA
2 4 (1.06%) AIFMD
3 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.79%) FATCA
3 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.65%) SAP
3 9 (2.38%) Business Objects
4 8 (2.12%) Oracle
4 8 (2.12%) JD Edwards
5 7 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 3 (0.79%) Teradata
7 2 (0.53%) Lagan
7 2 (0.53%) BMC
7 2 (0.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco
7 2 (0.53%) Citrix
7 2 (0.53%) Remedy
8 1 (0.26%) Avaya
8 1 (0.26%) Genesys
8 1 (0.26%) IBM
8 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.26%) Capita
8 1 (0.26%) hybris
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