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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 21 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 218 203 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.93% 8.47% 7.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.39% 9.09% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 148 100
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£396 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £30.58 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+6.77% +14.30%
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
2950 2233 2120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.80% 93.16% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 1344 1140
Average daily rate £360 £331 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.67% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 124 140
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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
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 3 September 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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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 -8 167 £393 +4.80% 20
South Yorkshire +2 35 £400 +14.28% 3
North Yorkshire -6 7 £500 +48.14% 5
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 191 (41.52%) Finance
2 165 (35.87%) Business Analysis
3 138 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 94 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (16.96%) Banking
7 56 (12.17%) Retail
8 48 (10.43%) Microsoft
9 44 (9.57%) Project Management
10 43 (9.35%) Waterfall
10 43 (9.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 42 (9.13%) MS Visio
12 41 (8.91%) MS Excel
13 32 (6.96%) Product Management
14 31 (6.74%) SQL
14 31 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (6.30%) ISEB
16 28 (6.09%) Migration
16 28 (6.09%) Data Analysis
16 28 (6.09%) Target Operating Model
17 25 (5.43%) Data Modelling
18 24 (5.22%) E-Commerce
18 24 (5.22%) Change Management
18 24 (5.22%) Retail Banking
18 24 (5.22%) BDD
18 24 (5.22%) SDLC
19 23 (5.00%) BPMN
19 23 (5.00%) Requirements Management
19 23 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
19 23 (5.00%) Web Services

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.65%) SAS
3 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 42 (9.13%) MS Visio
2 41 (8.91%) MS Excel
3 20 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (3.70%) MS Office
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.43%) AWD
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.22%) ATM
1 1 (0.22%) Internet
1 1 (0.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.43%) Data Mart
5 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.43%) MS Access
6 1 (0.22%) MySQL
6 1 (0.22%) DB2
6 1 (0.22%) OLAP
6 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.22%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.22%) Lumira
6 1 (0.22%) IDMS
6 1 (0.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 9 (1.96%) Rational Rose
2 6 (1.30%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.22%) Redmine
General
1 191 (41.52%) Finance
2 78 (16.96%) Banking
3 56 (12.17%) Retail
4 24 (5.22%) Retail Banking
5 15 (3.26%) Legal
6 8 (1.74%) Marketing
7 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.65%) Local Government
10 2 (0.43%) Law
10 2 (0.43%) Back Office
10 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Advertising
10 2 (0.43%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.00%) Web Services
2 8 (1.74%) .NET
3 3 (0.65%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.43%) XML
5 1 (0.22%) WAP
5 1 (0.22%) JSON
5 1 (0.22%) MDX
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 94 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.13%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.26%) NHS
4 11 (2.39%) Credit Risk
5 10 (2.17%) Smart Meter
6 6 (1.30%) User Experience
7 3 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (0.65%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.43%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.43%) Statistics
8 2 (0.43%) EPoS
8 2 (0.43%) IVR
9 1 (0.22%) Economics
9 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.22%) Online Games
9 1 (0.22%) iPhone
9 1 (0.22%) iSeries
9 1 (0.22%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.22%) Windows
1 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (35.87%) Business Analysis
2 138 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (9.57%) Project Management
5 43 (9.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 43 (9.35%) Waterfall
6 32 (6.96%) Product Management
7 31 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (6.09%) Migration
8 28 (6.09%) Data Analysis
8 28 (6.09%) Target Operating Model
9 25 (5.43%) Data Modelling
10 24 (5.22%) E-Commerce
10 24 (5.22%) Change Management
10 24 (5.22%) SDLC
10 24 (5.22%) BDD
11 23 (5.00%) BPMN
11 23 (5.00%) Requirements Management
12 22 (4.78%) Open Source
13 21 (4.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.74%) SQL
2 5 (1.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 4 (0.87%) VBA
4 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.43%) PL/1
6 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.22%) C#
6 1 (0.22%) Java
6 1 (0.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (6.30%) ISEB
2 16 (3.48%) Degree
3 2 (0.43%) CBAP
4 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) IIBA
4 1 (0.22%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.91%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.22%) FATCA
3 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) XenApp
1 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 48 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (1.96%) Oracle
3 8 (1.74%) Cognos
4 6 (1.30%) SAP
4 6 (1.30%) GoldenSource
5 4 (0.87%) Computacenter
6 3 (0.65%) Siebel
6 3 (0.65%) IBM
7 2 (0.43%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.22%) Tableau
8 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.22%) Pega
8 1 (0.22%) Citrix
8 1 (0.22%) BT
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