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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 13 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 237 139 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.93% 6.13% 9.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.63% 6.53% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 97 117
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£375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £281 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -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
2461 2129 2255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.73% 93.87% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1228 1078
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 121 154
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +4 147 £375 +4.16% 31
North Yorkshire +24 43 £375 +7.14% 11
South Yorkshire +16 37 £300 -18.91% 5
East Yorkshire -5 2 £350 +16.66%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 175 (40.89%) Finance
2 152 (35.51%) Business Analysis
3 126 (29.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (16.12%) Retail
6 65 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (12.38%) Banking
8 45 (10.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 41 (9.58%) UML
10 40 (9.35%) Systems Analysis
11 38 (8.88%) ISEB
12 34 (7.94%) Project Management
13 33 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (7.48%) BPMN
15 31 (7.24%) Business Transformation
16 30 (7.01%) Migration
17 29 (6.78%) SQL
18 25 (5.84%) Microsoft
18 25 (5.84%) User Stories
19 24 (5.61%) Workflow
19 24 (5.61%) Retail Banking
20 23 (5.37%) Data Analysis
20 23 (5.37%) MS Excel
21 22 (5.14%) SharePoint
21 22 (5.14%) Logistics
22 21 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
22 21 (4.91%) Web Services
22 21 (4.91%) Validation
23 20 (4.67%) CRM
23 20 (4.67%) Waterfall

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.04%) SAS
3 3 (0.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.57%) MS Office
4 9 (2.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.27%) Maximo
2 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.47%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.23%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.17%) LAN
1 5 (1.17%) WAN
2 4 (0.93%) GPRS
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (3.27%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.80%) QlikView
4 10 (2.34%) MS Access
5 6 (1.40%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.17%) Xcelsius
6 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.47%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.47%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.23%) Big Data
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.23%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) JIRA
1 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.23%) RequisitePro
General
1 175 (40.89%) Finance
2 69 (16.12%) Retail
3 53 (12.38%) Banking
4 24 (5.61%) Retail Banking
5 14 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.87%) Advertising
8 7 (1.64%) Publishing
9 4 (0.93%) Legal
10 3 (0.70%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
11 2 (0.47%) Local Government
11 2 (0.47%) Marketing
12 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.91%) Web Services
2 8 (1.87%) XML
2 8 (1.87%) .NET
3 3 (0.70%) XSLT
4 2 (0.47%) Drools
5 1 (0.23%) J2EE
5 1 (0.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.97%) Open Source
2 17 (3.97%) NHS
3 14 (3.27%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.87%) Credit Risk
4 8 (1.87%) User Experience
5 7 (1.64%) Kindle
6 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.70%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.70%) EPoS
8 2 (0.47%) Life Science
8 2 (0.47%) FMCG
8 2 (0.47%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.23%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.23%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.23%) Online Games
9 1 (0.23%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.70%) Windows
2 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (35.51%) Business Analysis
2 126 (29.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (10.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (9.58%) UML
6 40 (9.35%) Systems Analysis
7 34 (7.94%) Project Management
8 33 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (7.48%) BPMN
10 31 (7.24%) Business Transformation
11 30 (7.01%) Migration
12 25 (5.84%) User Stories
13 24 (5.61%) Workflow
14 23 (5.37%) Data Analysis
15 22 (5.14%) Logistics
16 21 (4.91%) Validation
17 20 (4.67%) CRM
17 20 (4.67%) Waterfall
18 19 (4.44%) Data Modelling
18 19 (4.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.78%) SQL
2 10 (2.34%) VBA
3 4 (0.93%) C#
4 2 (0.47%) ABAP
5 1 (0.23%) R
5 1 (0.23%) Java
5 1 (0.23%) Perl
5 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (8.88%) ISEB
2 15 (3.50%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.50%) Degree
3 7 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.47%) CCA
5 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.04%) QA
2 7 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (5.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.27%) Hyperion
3 9 (2.10%) SAP
3 9 (2.10%) Business Objects
3 9 (2.10%) Oracle
4 7 (1.64%) Pega
5 4 (0.93%) IBM
5 4 (0.93%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.70%) Teradata
6 3 (0.70%) Remedy
7 2 (0.47%) Citrix
7 2 (0.47%) Retalix
8 1 (0.23%) hybris
8 1 (0.23%) Capita
8 1 (0.23%) Tableau
8 1 (0.23%) Qualys
8 1 (0.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.23%) BMC
8 1 (0.23%) HP
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months Initially
Posted: Yesterday
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: upto £500 a day
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
North Yorkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
City of York Council
Rate: From £27,611 to £32,081 per annum (Grade 9, Level 1 - 4)
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago