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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 18 15 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 220 232 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.57% 9.04% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 9.54% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 185 68
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.59 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+45.30% +7.14%
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
2757 2433 2172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.87% 94.85% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1798 1596 1267
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 121 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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
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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 153 £375 - 42
South Yorkshire -7 29 £325 +8.33% 12
North Yorkshire -7 22 £375 - 7
East Yorkshire +5 5 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 181 (40.13%) Business Analysis
2 163 (36.14%) Finance
3 136 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 99 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (14.63%) Waterfall
7 58 (12.86%) Web Services
8 56 (12.42%) Project Management
9 54 (11.97%) Open Source
10 50 (11.09%) Banking
11 42 (9.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 38 (8.43%) Data Modelling
13 37 (8.20%) User Stories
14 35 (7.76%) Retail
15 34 (7.54%) Product Management
16 33 (7.32%) MS Visio
17 31 (6.87%) Data Analysis
18 30 (6.65%) BDD
18 30 (6.65%) Use Case
18 30 (6.65%) Analytics
19 29 (6.43%) TDD
20 26 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
21 24 (5.32%) Data Analytics
22 23 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
23 22 (4.88%) Change Management
24 20 (4.43%) Microsoft
24 20 (4.43%) ISEB
25 19 (4.21%) MS Excel
25 19 (4.21%) SQL
25 19 (4.21%) BPR

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (2.22%) SAS
2 5 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 19 (4.21%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.77%) MS Project
4 9 (2.00%) MS Office
5 6 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.89%) SAP HCM
2 4 (0.89%) SAP HR
2 4 (0.89%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.89%) Office 365
1 4 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.67%) IaaS
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) PaaS
3 2 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.22%) DNS
1 10 (2.22%) VoIP
1 10 (2.22%) VPN
2 4 (0.89%) Internet
3 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.89%) Data Mining
4 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (0.89%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.44%) MS Access
6 2 (0.44%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.22%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) OLAP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.22%) QlikView
7 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (0.89%) ERwin
2 3 (0.67%) JIRA
3 2 (0.44%) Rational Rose
General
1 163 (36.14%) Finance
2 50 (11.09%) Banking
3 35 (7.76%) Retail
4 16 (3.55%) Legal
5 11 (2.44%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.11%) Marketing
8 3 (0.67%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (12.86%) Web Services
2 4 (0.89%) .NET
3 2 (0.44%) Dojo
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.44%) XML
4 1 (0.22%) Drools
4 1 (0.22%) JSON
4 1 (0.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 99 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.10%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.10%) NHS
3 10 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (2.00%) CESG
5 6 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.11%) User Experience
7 4 (0.89%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.67%) IVR
8 3 (0.67%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.44%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.22%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.22%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.22%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.22%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.67%) Windows
2 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.22%) Linux
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (40.13%) Business Analysis
2 136 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 66 (14.63%) Waterfall
5 56 (12.42%) Project Management
6 54 (11.97%) Open Source
7 42 (9.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 38 (8.43%) Data Modelling
9 37 (8.20%) User Stories
10 34 (7.54%) Product Management
11 31 (6.87%) Data Analysis
12 30 (6.65%) Analytics
12 30 (6.65%) BDD
12 30 (6.65%) Use Case
13 29 (6.43%) TDD
14 26 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (5.32%) Data Analytics
16 22 (4.88%) Change Management
17 19 (4.21%) BPR
18 18 (3.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.21%) SQL
2 2 (0.44%) VB
3 1 (0.22%) VBA
3 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (4.43%) ISEB
2 9 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.33%) Degree
4 5 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.44%) IIBA
7 1 (0.22%) CBAP
7 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (2.22%) QA
2 10 (2.22%) SLA
3 5 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.44%) FATCA
5 1 (0.22%) FINREP
5 1 (0.22%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.89%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 20 (4.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.10%) Oracle
3 10 (2.22%) SAP
4 9 (2.00%) Cognos
5 8 (1.77%) IBM
6 4 (0.89%) DataFlux
7 2 (0.44%) Pega
8 1 (0.22%) Apple
8 1 (0.22%) BT
8 1 (0.22%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.22%) Infor
8 1 (0.22%) Siebel
8 1 (0.22%) VMware
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £341.00 - £342.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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Rate: Excellent Day Rate - 1 Month Retail BA Engagement
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £342.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Neg
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
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