The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Job Titles advertised 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 13 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 192 159 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.28% 7.49% 8.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.86% 7.97% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 95 145
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £433 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -31.81%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2167 1994 2414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.49% 93.92% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1321 1059 1292
Average daily rate £330 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 123 152
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.39% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £10.13 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Business Analyst
England

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 23 July 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 23 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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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 +3 160 £380 +1.33% 41
South Yorkshire +2 11 £350 -0.70% 7
North Yorkshire - 8 £325 - 5
East Yorkshire -1 1 £355 -5.33% 2
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 160 (47.62%) Finance
2 111 (33.04%) Business Analysis
3 78 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (16.67%) Banking
5 54 (16.07%) Retail
6 35 (10.42%) Scrum
6 35 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (8.63%) UML
7 29 (8.63%) Migration
8 25 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
10 23 (6.85%) Project Management
11 21 (6.25%) Data Analysis
12 20 (5.95%) Use Case
13 19 (5.65%) Waterfall
13 19 (5.65%) User Stories
14 17 (5.06%) SQL
15 16 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (4.76%) ETL
15 16 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (4.46%) Change Management
16 15 (4.46%) ISEB
17 14 (4.17%) E-Commerce
17 14 (4.17%) Business Transformation
18 13 (3.87%) Retail Banking
18 13 (3.87%) MS Excel
18 13 (3.87%) CRM
18 13 (3.87%) NHS
19 12 (3.57%) Data Modelling
19 12 (3.57%) PRINCE2

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (2.08%) SAS
2 5 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.98%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.38%) MS Project
4 7 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.19%) MS Office
6 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.49%) ATM
3 2 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) NFC
4 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.30%) LAN
4 1 (0.30%) WAN
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.98%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.08%) MS Access
5 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.49%) Xcelsius
6 5 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.89%) QlikView
8 2 (0.60%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.38%) JIRA
2 6 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.89%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.30%) ERwin
General
1 160 (47.62%) Finance
2 56 (16.67%) Banking
3 54 (16.07%) Retail
4 13 (3.87%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.68%) Back Office
7 6 (1.79%) Billing
8 5 (1.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) German Language
9 2 (0.60%) Local Government
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.49%) Web Services
2 3 (0.89%) XML
3 1 (0.30%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.30%) Itk
3 1 (0.30%) .NET
3 1 (0.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.87%) NHS
2 11 (3.27%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.79%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.19%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (0.89%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.60%) Open Source
8 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.30%) IVR
8 1 (0.30%) Informatics
8 1 (0.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (33.04%) Business Analysis
2 78 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (10.42%) Scrum
3 35 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (8.63%) UML
4 29 (8.63%) Migration
5 25 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 23 (6.85%) Project Management
8 21 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 20 (5.95%) Use Case
10 19 (5.65%) Waterfall
10 19 (5.65%) User Stories
11 16 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (4.76%) ETL
12 15 (4.46%) Change Management
13 14 (4.17%) E-Commerce
13 14 (4.17%) Business Transformation
14 13 (3.87%) CRM
15 12 (3.57%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.06%) SQL
2 7 (2.08%) VBA
3 1 (0.30%) LINC
3 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.30%) C#
3 1 (0.30%) Java
3 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (4.46%) ISEB
2 4 (1.19%) Degree
3 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.30%) CCA
3 1 (0.30%) PMP
3 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.27%) QA
2 5 (1.49%) FATCA
3 4 (1.19%) AIFMD
3 4 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 9 (2.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.38%) JD Edwards
3 7 (2.08%) Business Objects
3 7 (2.08%) SAP
4 5 (1.49%) Oracle
5 3 (0.89%) Lagan
6 2 (0.60%) Pega
6 2 (0.60%) Remedy
6 2 (0.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.60%) Cisco
6 2 (0.60%) IBM
6 2 (0.60%) BMC
6 2 (0.60%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.30%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.30%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.30%) Cognos
7 1 (0.30%) Siebel
7 1 (0.30%) Citrix
7 1 (0.30%) Avaya
7 1 (0.30%) Genesys
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £240 - £300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Montash
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago