The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 32 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 116 230 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.80% 7.46% 7.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 7.91% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 172 161
Median daily rate £394 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £462 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.71 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £25.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+80.81% -25.17%
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
2306 2906 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.37% 94.26% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1491 1891 1520
Median daily rate £388 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 162 146
Median hourly rate £14.57 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -17 67 £380 -5.00% 20
South Yorkshire -18 28 £375 -4.76% 3
North Yorkshire -2 7 £371 +4.21% 1
East Yorkshire +5 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 122 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.82%) Finance
3 82 (28.47%) Business Analysis
4 57 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (19.79%) User Stories
5 47 (16.32%) Scrum
6 43 (14.93%) Retail
7 34 (11.81%) User Experience
8 33 (11.46%) Banking
9 29 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (9.03%) Project Management
11 23 (7.99%) Migration
11 23 (7.99%) Telecoms
12 22 (7.64%) SDLC
13 20 (6.94%) Waterfall
13 20 (6.94%) Use Case
14 19 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (6.25%) Kanban
16 17 (5.90%) Process Improvement
17 16 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
18 15 (5.21%) GAP Analysis
18 15 (5.21%) UML
18 15 (5.21%) MS Excel
19 14 (4.86%) CRM
19 14 (4.86%) Data Analysis
20 13 (4.51%) E-Commerce
21 12 (4.17%) SQL
21 12 (4.17%) ITIL
21 12 (4.17%) Microsoft
21 12 (4.17%) Business Intelligence

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.78%) CMS
2 5 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.39%) Confluence
4 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.35%) SAS
4 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.43%) MS Project
4 6 (2.08%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.69%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) ATM
1 1 (0.35%) Network Security
1 1 (0.35%) Skype
1 1 (0.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.35%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.35%) Synon
General
1 83 (28.82%) Finance
2 43 (14.93%) Retail
3 33 (11.46%) Banking
4 23 (7.99%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.78%) Legal
7 4 (1.39%) Billing
7 4 (1.39%) Games
8 3 (1.04%) iGaming
8 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Advertising
9 2 (0.69%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Local Government
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.43%) Web Services
2 5 (1.74%) RESTful
3 4 (1.39%) .NET
3 4 (1.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.39%) XML
4 1 (0.35%) Dojo
4 1 (0.35%) EDI
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) jQuery
4 1 (0.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.81%) User Experience
2 29 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.82%) NHS
4 9 (3.13%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.04%) Economics
6 3 (1.04%) Fintech
6 3 (1.04%) Statistics
7 2 (0.69%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.35%) Online Games
8 1 (0.35%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.35%) Social Network
8 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.04%) Windows
2 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.35%) Android
3 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (28.47%) Business Analysis
3 57 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (19.79%) User Stories
4 47 (16.32%) Scrum
5 26 (9.03%) Project Management
6 23 (7.99%) Migration
7 22 (7.64%) SDLC
8 20 (6.94%) Use Case
8 20 (6.94%) Waterfall
9 19 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (6.25%) Kanban
11 17 (5.90%) Process Improvement
12 16 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
13 15 (5.21%) GAP Analysis
13 15 (5.21%) UML
14 14 (4.86%) CRM
14 14 (4.86%) Data Analysis
15 13 (4.51%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.17%) SQL
2 3 (1.04%) Java
2 3 (1.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.35%) PHP
3 1 (0.35%) RPG
3 1 (0.35%) Scala
3 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (2.08%) ISEB
2 4 (1.39%) Degree
3 3 (1.04%) IIBA
3 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.08%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) GxP
4 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.39%) Oracle
3 3 (1.04%) CheckPoint
3 3 (1.04%) SAP
4 2 (0.69%) Lotus
4 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.69%) Tableau
4 2 (0.69%) VMware
5 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.35%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco
5 1 (0.35%) Citrix
5 1 (0.35%) FNZ
5 1 (0.35%) Kony
5 1 (0.35%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
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