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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 16 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 206 137 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.79% 6.11% 10.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.44% 6.54% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 98 147
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
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 £34.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.32% -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
2442 2095 2328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.40% 93.49% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1205 1131
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £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 142 113 138
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +1 125 £375 - 42
South Yorkshire +12 36 £285 -25.00% 3
North Yorkshire +24 35 £375 +7.14% 13
East Yorkshire -5 2 £350 +16.66%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (43.10%) Finance
2 138 (33.99%) Business Analysis
3 106 (26.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (17.49%) Retail
5 63 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (15.27%) Banking
7 60 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 39 (9.61%) Systems Analysis
9 39 (9.61%) Migration
10 33 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (8.13%) ISEB
11 32 (7.88%) UML
12 29 (7.14%) SQL
13 28 (6.90%) Project Management
13 28 (6.90%) BPMN
14 26 (6.40%) Business Transformation
15 23 (5.67%) Data Analysis
15 23 (5.67%) Retail Banking
16 21 (5.17%) Workflow
17 20 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (4.68%) SharePoint
18 19 (4.68%) Microsoft
19 18 (4.43%) MS Excel
19 18 (4.43%) Validation
19 18 (4.43%) User Stories
20 17 (4.19%) Scrum
20 17 (4.19%) CRM
21 16 (3.94%) Data Modelling
21 16 (3.94%) QA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 19 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.71%) SAS
3 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.72%) MS Project
3 7 (1.72%) MS Office
4 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Maximo
2 4 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.49%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) BPCS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.23%) LAN
2 5 (1.23%) WAN
3 4 (0.99%) GPRS
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
5 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.25%) NFC
5 1 (0.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.96%) QlikView
4 9 (2.22%) MS Access
5 6 (1.48%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.23%) Xcelsius
6 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.49%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.49%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.25%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) JIRA
1 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 175 (43.10%) Finance
2 71 (17.49%) Retail
3 62 (15.27%) Banking
4 23 (5.67%) Retail Banking
5 14 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.72%) Publishing
7 6 (1.48%) Advertising
8 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.99%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Legal
10 2 (0.49%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.22%) Web Services
2 8 (1.97%) XML
3 7 (1.72%) .NET
4 3 (0.74%) XSLT
5 2 (0.49%) Drools
6 1 (0.25%) Itk
6 1 (0.25%) EDI
6 1 (0.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.45%) NHS
3 9 (2.22%) Credit Risk
3 9 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.72%) Kindle
5 6 (1.48%) Open Source
5 6 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.23%) User Experience
7 4 (0.99%) Smartphone
7 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.74%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.74%) EPoS
9 2 (0.49%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Life Science
9 2 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.25%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.25%) Online Games
10 1 (0.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.23%) Windows
2 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (33.99%) Business Analysis
2 106 (26.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 63 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 39 (9.61%) Systems Analysis
5 39 (9.61%) Migration
6 33 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (7.88%) UML
8 28 (6.90%) Project Management
8 28 (6.90%) BPMN
9 26 (6.40%) Business Transformation
10 23 (5.67%) Data Analysis
11 21 (5.17%) Workflow
12 18 (4.43%) Validation
12 18 (4.43%) User Stories
13 17 (4.19%) Scrum
13 17 (4.19%) CRM
14 16 (3.94%) Data Modelling
14 16 (3.94%) Technical Analysis
15 15 (3.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.14%) SQL
2 9 (2.22%) VBA
3 4 (0.99%) C#
4 2 (0.49%) ABAP
5 1 (0.25%) R
5 1 (0.25%) LINC
5 1 (0.25%) Java
5 1 (0.25%) Perl
5 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (8.13%) ISEB
2 15 (3.69%) Degree
3 13 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.49%) CCA
6 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.94%) QA
2 7 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (4.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.45%) Hyperion
3 9 (2.22%) Business Objects
3 9 (2.22%) SAP
3 9 (2.22%) Oracle
4 5 (1.23%) Pega
5 4 (0.99%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.74%) Teradata
7 2 (0.49%) Remedy
7 2 (0.49%) BMC
7 2 (0.49%) Citrix
7 2 (0.49%) IBM
7 2 (0.49%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.49%) Retalix
8 1 (0.25%) Tableau
8 1 (0.25%) hybris
8 1 (0.25%) Qualys
8 1 (0.25%) Capita
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco
8 1 (0.25%) HP
West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £300 upto £500 a day
Posted: 15 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago