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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 19 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 248 167 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.53% 6.62% 7.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.21% 7.06% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 120 85
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£375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £465 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.73 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.85% -3.17%
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
2694 2367 1763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.67% 93.78% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 1511 912
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 121 105
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% +12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.10 £34.00
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 27 May 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
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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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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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 +2 183 £375 - 39
South Yorkshire +9 39 £350 - 5
North Yorkshire +16 21 £375 +16.27% 9
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 216 (44.72%) Finance
2 177 (36.65%) Business Analysis
3 148 (30.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (11.80%) Retail
7 54 (11.18%) Banking
8 52 (10.77%) Project Management
9 45 (9.32%) MS Visio
10 43 (8.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 37 (7.66%) MS Excel
12 36 (7.45%) Microsoft
13 34 (7.04%) ISEB
14 32 (6.63%) UML
14 32 (6.63%) Change Management
15 31 (6.42%) Waterfall
16 30 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
18 28 (5.80%) Data Analysis
19 27 (5.59%) CRM
19 27 (5.59%) SQL
20 26 (5.38%) Validation
21 25 (5.18%) Migration
21 25 (5.18%) E-Commerce
22 24 (4.97%) BDD
22 24 (4.97%) Software Delivery
23 23 (4.76%) Business Transformation
23 23 (4.76%) Use Case
23 23 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
23 23 (4.76%) BPMN

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
1 6 (1.24%) SAS
2 4 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.21%) Documentum
Applications
1 45 (9.32%) MS Visio
2 37 (7.66%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.52%) MS Office
4 14 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.07%) Maximo
3 7 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.62%) WebEx
2 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.31%) SQL Server
1 16 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.62%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.41%) MS Access
3 2 (0.41%) DB2
3 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.41%) Data Mart
3 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.21%) Big Data
4 1 (0.21%) OLAP
4 1 (0.21%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Axure RP
2 4 (0.83%) Rational Rose
General
1 216 (44.72%) Finance
2 57 (11.80%) Retail
3 54 (11.18%) Banking
4 21 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 15 (3.11%) Legal
6 9 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.66%) Marketing
8 7 (1.45%) Local Government
8 7 (1.45%) Back Office
9 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.04%) Advertising
10 3 (0.62%) Front Office
10 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.62%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.35%) Web Services
2 8 (1.66%) .NET
3 3 (0.62%) XML
3 3 (0.62%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.41%) XSLT
5 1 (0.21%) HTML
5 1 (0.21%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 85 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.73%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.31%) NHS
4 7 (1.45%) Credit Risk
5 6 (1.24%) Statistics
5 6 (1.24%) User Experience
6 3 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.41%) Replication
7 2 (0.41%) IVR
7 2 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.41%) FMCG
8 1 (0.21%) iSeries
8 1 (0.21%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.21%) Economics
8 1 (0.21%) LIMS
8 1 (0.21%) PMI
8 1 (0.21%) EPoS
8 1 (0.21%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (36.65%) Business Analysis
2 148 (30.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 93 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (10.77%) Project Management
5 43 (8.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 32 (6.63%) Change Management
6 32 (6.63%) UML
7 31 (6.42%) Waterfall
8 30 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
10 28 (5.80%) Data Analysis
11 27 (5.59%) CRM
12 26 (5.38%) Validation
13 25 (5.18%) Migration
13 25 (5.18%) E-Commerce
14 24 (4.97%) BDD
14 24 (4.97%) Software Delivery
15 23 (4.76%) BPMN
15 23 (4.76%) Business Transformation
15 23 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (5.59%) SQL
2 5 (1.04%) T-SQL
2 5 (1.04%) VBA
2 5 (1.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 3 (0.62%) PL/1
4 2 (0.41%) VB
5 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.21%) ABAP
5 1 (0.21%) C#
5 1 (0.21%) Java
5 1 (0.21%) RPG
Qualifications
1 34 (7.04%) ISEB
2 9 (1.86%) Degree
3 5 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.41%) CBAP
5 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.21%) CIMA
5 1 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.21%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.48%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.21%) FATCA
Vendors
1 36 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.07%) SAP
3 7 (1.45%) Oracle
4 6 (1.24%) GoldenSource
5 5 (1.04%) Pega
6 4 (0.83%) Remedy
7 3 (0.62%) IBM
8 2 (0.41%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.41%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.41%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.21%) Tableau
9 1 (0.21%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.21%) Lagan
9 1 (0.21%) Agilent
9 1 (0.21%) Altova
9 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.21%) Siebel
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