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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 225 135 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.21% 6.08% 9.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.91% 6.47% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 88 119
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
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
2271 2088 2049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.92% 94.05% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1504 1222 945
Average daily rate £355 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 91 171
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +5 142 £378 +7.85% 47
South Yorkshire +11 36 £300 -9.09% 4
North Yorkshire +24 35 £375 +7.14% 5
East Yorkshire -7 2 £325 +8.33%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 175 (41.27%) Finance
2 154 (36.32%) Business Analysis
3 125 (29.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 77 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (16.27%) Retail
6 57 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (12.26%) Banking
8 40 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 38 (8.96%) BPMN
9 38 (8.96%) ISEB
10 36 (8.49%) UML
11 35 (8.25%) Systems Analysis
12 33 (7.78%) Project Management
13 30 (7.08%) Workflow
14 29 (6.84%) Business Transformation
15 28 (6.60%) Retail Banking
15 28 (6.60%) Validation
15 28 (6.60%) Migration
15 28 (6.60%) Microsoft
16 26 (6.13%) MS Visio
16 26 (6.13%) User Stories
17 24 (5.66%) Data Analysis
18 23 (5.42%) CRM
18 23 (5.42%) PRINCE2
18 23 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (5.19%) MS Excel
19 22 (5.19%) E-Commerce
19 22 (5.19%) SQL
20 20 (4.72%) Logistics
21 19 (4.48%) Requirements Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (4.25%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.12%) SAS
3 3 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (6.13%) MS Visio
2 22 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.12%) MS Project
3 9 (2.12%) MS Office
4 3 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.30%) Maximo
2 7 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.24%) BPCS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.18%) LAN
1 5 (1.18%) WAN
2 4 (0.94%) GPRS
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.12%) QlikView
2 9 (2.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.71%) MS Access
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.47%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.24%) Big Data
5 1 (0.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.24%) DataStage
5 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.24%) Essbase
5 1 (0.24%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) RequisitePro
General
1 175 (41.27%) Finance
2 69 (16.27%) Retail
3 52 (12.26%) Banking
4 28 (6.60%) Retail Banking
5 12 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.89%) Advertising
8 7 (1.65%) Publishing
9 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.94%) Back Office
9 4 (0.94%) Legal
10 3 (0.71%) Front Office
11 2 (0.47%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Marketing
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.48%) Web Services
2 5 (1.18%) .NET
3 2 (0.47%) XML
4 1 (0.24%) EDI
4 1 (0.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.25%) NHS
3 15 (3.54%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.54%) Open Source
4 7 (1.65%) Kindle
4 7 (1.65%) User Experience
5 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
5 3 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (0.71%) Credit Risk
5 3 (0.71%) Life Science
5 3 (0.71%) EPoS
5 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.47%) Replication
6 2 (0.47%) FMCG
6 2 (0.47%) Statistics
6 2 (0.47%) Informatics
6 2 (0.47%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.24%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.47%) Windows
2 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (36.32%) Business Analysis
2 125 (29.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 77 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 38 (8.96%) BPMN
6 36 (8.49%) UML
7 35 (8.25%) Systems Analysis
8 33 (7.78%) Project Management
9 30 (7.08%) Workflow
10 29 (6.84%) Business Transformation
11 28 (6.60%) Validation
11 28 (6.60%) Migration
12 26 (6.13%) User Stories
13 24 (5.66%) Data Analysis
14 23 (5.42%) CRM
14 23 (5.42%) PRINCE2
14 23 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (5.19%) E-Commerce
16 20 (4.72%) Logistics
17 19 (4.48%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.19%) SQL
2 5 (1.18%) VBA
3 3 (0.71%) ABAP
3 3 (0.71%) C#
4 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.47%) VB
4 2 (0.47%) PL/1
5 1 (0.24%) R
5 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (8.96%) ISEB
2 16 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.83%) Degree
4 8 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.47%) CCA
6 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.30%) QA
2 7 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.83%) Hyperion
3 9 (2.12%) Pega
3 9 (2.12%) SAP
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle
4 4 (0.94%) TIBCO
5 3 (0.71%) IBM
5 3 (0.71%) Teradata
6 2 (0.47%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.47%) Remedy
6 2 (0.47%) Retalix
7 1 (0.24%) Capita
7 1 (0.24%) hybris
7 1 (0.24%) Tableau
7 1 (0.24%) Qualys
7 1 (0.24%) HP
7 1 (0.24%) Citrix
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Rate: £300 per day
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £ Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £300 to £420 per annum 3 Months Initially + extension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £380 per annum
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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