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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 11 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 204 169 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.57% 7.55% 7.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.21% 8.08% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 100 146
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.58 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.63% +16.66%
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
2215 2092 2527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.07% 93.48% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1342 1123 1348
Average daily rate £343 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 133 133
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
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 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +3 175 £375 - 31
South Yorkshire -1 12 £350 -4.10% 9
North Yorkshire +8 6 £338 +12.50% 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 167 (45.38%) Finance
2 116 (31.52%) Business Analysis
3 87 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (16.03%) Banking
5 55 (14.95%) Retail
6 42 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (9.78%) Migration
7 36 (9.78%) Scrum
8 30 (8.15%) Systems Analysis
9 28 (7.61%) UML
10 27 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (7.07%) Data Analysis
11 26 (7.07%) SQL
12 24 (6.52%) Project Management
13 22 (5.98%) User Stories
14 21 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (5.16%) ISEB
17 18 (4.89%) Waterfall
18 17 (4.62%) Use Case
19 16 (4.35%) CRM
20 15 (4.08%) E-Commerce
21 14 (3.80%) Data Modelling
21 14 (3.80%) ETL
22 13 (3.53%) MS Excel
22 13 (3.53%) Retail Banking
22 13 (3.53%) Business Transformation
23 12 (3.26%) QA
23 12 (3.26%) Validation
23 12 (3.26%) GAP Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (3.26%) SAS
2 11 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.45%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.90%) MS Project
5 4 (1.09%) MS Office
5 4 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.36%) ATM
3 2 (0.54%) LAN
3 2 (0.54%) WAN
4 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) NFC
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.17%) MS Access
4 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.90%) QlikView
5 6 (1.63%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.36%) Xcelsius
6 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.54%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.09%) JIRA
1 4 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.82%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.27%) ERwin
General
1 167 (45.38%) Finance
2 59 (16.03%) Banking
3 55 (14.95%) Retail
4 13 (3.53%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.45%) Back Office
7 6 (1.63%) Billing
8 5 (1.36%) Advertising
9 3 (0.82%) Publishing
10 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.54%) German Language
10 2 (0.54%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.27%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.45%) XML
2 7 (1.90%) Web Services
3 4 (1.09%) .NET
4 3 (0.82%) XSLT
5 2 (0.54%) Drools
6 1 (0.27%) Itk
6 1 (0.27%) J2EE
6 1 (0.27%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.26%) NHS
2 9 (2.45%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.17%) Credit Risk
3 8 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.09%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.09%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (0.82%) Kindle
7 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.54%) Life Science
7 2 (0.54%) Open Source
8 1 (0.27%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.27%) Informatics
8 1 (0.27%) FMCG
8 1 (0.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (31.52%) Business Analysis
2 87 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (9.78%) Migration
4 36 (9.78%) Scrum
5 30 (8.15%) Systems Analysis
6 28 (7.61%) UML
7 27 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (7.07%) Data Analysis
9 24 (6.52%) Project Management
10 22 (5.98%) User Stories
11 20 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (4.89%) Waterfall
13 17 (4.62%) Use Case
14 16 (4.35%) CRM
15 15 (4.08%) E-Commerce
16 14 (3.80%) Data Modelling
16 14 (3.80%) ETL
17 13 (3.53%) Business Transformation
18 12 (3.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.07%) SQL
2 7 (1.90%) VBA
3 2 (0.54%) C#
4 1 (0.27%) LINC
4 1 (0.27%) Java
4 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.16%) ISEB
2 10 (2.72%) Degree
3 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.26%) QA
2 4 (1.09%) AIFMD
2 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.82%) FATCA
3 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (2.72%) SAP
1 10 (2.72%) Oracle
1 10 (2.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.17%) Business Objects
2 8 (2.17%) JD Edwards
3 6 (1.63%) Hyperion
4 3 (0.82%) Teradata
5 2 (0.54%) Remedy
5 2 (0.54%) BMC
5 2 (0.54%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco
5 2 (0.54%) Citrix
5 2 (0.54%) Lagan
6 1 (0.27%) hybris
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos
6 1 (0.27%) Avaya
6 1 (0.27%) Genesys
6 1 (0.27%) IBM
6 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
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