The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 12 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 206 162 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.78% 7.72% 8.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.41% 8.24% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 99 142
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £431 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+35.72% -16.27%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2189 1966 2428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.35% 93.66% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1328 1046 1301
Average daily rate £330 £315 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 122 154
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Business Analyst
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 +1 169 £380 +1.33% 35
South Yorkshire +5 16 £350 -4.10% 4
North Yorkshire - 8 £325 - 7
East Yorkshire -2 1 £355 -5.33%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 158 (45.66%) Finance
2 112 (32.37%) Business Analysis
3 81 (23.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (16.47%) Banking
4 57 (16.47%) Retail
5 38 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (10.12%) Scrum
7 30 (8.67%) UML
8 29 (8.38%) Migration
9 27 (7.80%) Systems Analysis
10 24 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (6.36%) Project Management
12 21 (6.07%) Data Analysis
13 20 (5.78%) SQL
13 20 (5.78%) Use Case
14 19 (5.49%) Waterfall
14 19 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (5.20%) User Stories
16 17 (4.91%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (4.62%) ETL
18 15 (4.34%) NHS
18 15 (4.34%) E-Commerce
19 14 (4.05%) CRM
19 14 (4.05%) ISEB
20 13 (3.76%) MS Excel
20 13 (3.76%) Change Management
20 13 (3.76%) Retail Banking
20 13 (3.76%) Business Transformation
21 12 (3.47%) GAP Analysis
21 12 (3.47%) PRINCE2

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (2.60%) SAS
2 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.89%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.73%) MS Project
5 4 (1.16%) MS Office
5 4 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.45%) ATM
3 2 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.29%) NFC
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) LAN
4 1 (0.29%) WAN
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.18%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.02%) MS Access
5 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.45%) Xcelsius
6 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.87%) QlikView
8 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.58%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.73%) JIRA
2 4 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.87%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.29%) ERwin
General
1 158 (45.66%) Finance
2 57 (16.47%) Banking
2 57 (16.47%) Retail
3 13 (3.76%) Retail Banking
4 10 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.60%) Back Office
6 6 (1.73%) Billing
7 5 (1.45%) Advertising
8 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.58%) German Language
8 2 (0.58%) Local Government
8 2 (0.58%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.29%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.02%) XML
2 5 (1.45%) Web Services
3 3 (0.87%) XSLT
3 3 (0.87%) .NET
4 2 (0.58%) J2EE
4 2 (0.58%) Drools
5 1 (0.29%) Itk
5 1 (0.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.34%) NHS
2 11 (3.18%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.31%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.16%) Smartphone
5 3 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (0.87%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.58%) Open Source
7 1 (0.29%) FMCG
7 1 (0.29%) Informatics
7 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.02%) Windows
2 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (32.37%) Business Analysis
2 81 (23.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (10.12%) Scrum
5 30 (8.67%) UML
6 29 (8.38%) Migration
7 27 (7.80%) Systems Analysis
8 24 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (6.36%) Project Management
10 21 (6.07%) Data Analysis
11 20 (5.78%) Use Case
12 19 (5.49%) Waterfall
13 18 (5.20%) User Stories
14 17 (4.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (4.62%) ETL
16 15 (4.34%) E-Commerce
17 14 (4.05%) CRM
18 13 (3.76%) Change Management
18 13 (3.76%) Business Transformation
19 12 (3.47%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.78%) SQL
2 7 (2.02%) VBA
3 2 (0.58%) Java
4 1 (0.29%) LINC
4 1 (0.29%) PHP
4 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (4.05%) ISEB
2 4 (1.16%) Degree
3 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.29%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.18%) QA
2 5 (1.45%) FATCA
3 4 (1.16%) AIFMD
3 4 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (2.89%) Oracle
2 9 (2.60%) SAP
2 9 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.31%) JD Edwards
4 7 (2.02%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.58%) Cisco
5 2 (0.58%) IBM
5 2 (0.58%) Remedy
5 2 (0.58%) BMC
5 2 (0.58%) Hyperion
5 2 (0.58%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.58%) Lagan
5 2 (0.58%) Pega
6 1 (0.29%) Cognos
6 1 (0.29%) Siebel
6 1 (0.29%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.29%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.29%) Citrix
6 1 (0.29%) Avaya
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £505 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
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Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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