The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 31 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 150 214 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.30% 7.55% 6.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 7.93% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 171 117
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.47 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +90.42%
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
2710 2699 2412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.79% 95.17% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1874 1786 1545
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 101 125
Median hourly rate £15.29 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 31 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -10 106 £380 -1.29% 23
North Yorkshire +6 18 £321 -14.33% 7
South Yorkshire -9 17 £325 -7.14% 3
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 147 (41.29%) Finance
2 135 (37.92%) Business Analysis
3 108 (30.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (13.76%) Banking
6 49 (13.76%) Retail
7 35 (9.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 35 (9.83%) User Stories
8 32 (8.99%) Use Case
9 30 (8.43%) CRM
10 29 (8.15%) Data Modelling
11 25 (7.02%) MS Excel
11 25 (7.02%) Microsoft
12 24 (6.74%) Oracle
12 24 (6.74%) Project Management
13 23 (6.46%) Data Analysis
14 21 (5.90%) Waterfall
15 20 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (5.34%) SQL
16 19 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (5.34%) Systems Analysis
17 18 (5.06%) MS Visio
17 18 (5.06%) BPR
18 17 (4.78%) ERP
18 17 (4.78%) Web Services
18 17 (4.78%) UML
18 17 (4.78%) Migration
18 17 (4.78%) SDLC
19 16 (4.49%) ISEB

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.53%) SAS
2 5 (1.40%) CMS
3 3 (0.84%) Confluence
4 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.28%) JBoss
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.21%) MS Project
4 7 (1.97%) MS Office
5 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (3.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.84%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.56%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.56%) Summit
6 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.28%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.56%) IaaS
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.56%) PaaS
2 2 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) ATM
2 2 (0.56%) Network Security
3 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (1.40%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.40%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.12%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.56%) DB2
6 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.56%) MS Access
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.28%) DataStage
7 1 (0.28%) MySQL
7 1 (0.28%) OLAP
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) ERwin
1 4 (1.12%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 147 (41.29%) Finance
2 49 (13.76%) Banking
2 49 (13.76%) Retail
3 15 (4.21%) Retail Banking
4 14 (3.93%) Legal
5 9 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.97%) Marketing
8 4 (1.12%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.84%) Back Office
10 2 (0.56%) Billing
10 2 (0.56%) Games
10 2 (0.56%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.78%) Web Services
2 4 (1.12%) XML
3 2 (0.56%) .NET
3 2 (0.56%) WSDL
4 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.28%) CSS
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
4 1 (0.28%) JMS
4 1 (0.28%) JSP
4 1 (0.28%) Middleware
4 1 (0.28%) Servlets
4 1 (0.28%) Spring
4 1 (0.28%) Struts
4 1 (0.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.37%) Data Structures
3 11 (3.09%) NHS
4 10 (2.81%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.69%) User Experience
6 5 (1.40%) IVR
6 5 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.12%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.28%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.28%) Clustering
9 1 (0.28%) EPoS
9 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.28%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.28%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.84%) Windows
2 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (37.92%) Business Analysis
2 108 (30.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (9.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 35 (9.83%) User Stories
5 32 (8.99%) Use Case
6 30 (8.43%) CRM
7 29 (8.15%) Data Modelling
8 24 (6.74%) Project Management
9 23 (6.46%) Data Analysis
10 21 (5.90%) Waterfall
11 20 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (5.34%) Systems Analysis
13 18 (5.06%) BPR
14 17 (4.78%) ERP
14 17 (4.78%) Migration
14 17 (4.78%) SDLC
14 17 (4.78%) UML
15 16 (4.49%) Scrum
16 15 (4.21%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.34%) SQL
2 3 (0.84%) Java
2 3 (0.84%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.56%) PHP
3 2 (0.56%) VBA
4 1 (0.28%) C
4 1 (0.28%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 16 (4.49%) ISEB
2 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.12%) Degree
4 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.28%) CBAP
5 1 (0.28%) IIBA
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.53%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.84%) FATCA
2 3 (0.84%) FINREP
3 2 (0.56%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) COSO
4 1 (0.28%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.28%) GxP
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 25 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.74%) Oracle
3 15 (4.21%) SAP
4 9 (2.53%) Cognos
5 6 (1.69%) IBM
6 4 (1.12%) DataFlux
6 4 (1.12%) Pega
7 2 (0.56%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.56%) VMware
8 1 (0.28%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.28%) BEA
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) Infor
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.28%) Siebel
8 1 (0.28%) Sybase
8 1 (0.28%) Talend
8 1 (0.28%) Temenos
8 1 (0.28%) Teradata
8 1 (0.28%) Vitria
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day Leeds
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £341.00 - £342.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £220 to £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago