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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 34 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 152 225 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.49% 7.63% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 8.02% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 175 133
Median daily rate £375 £376 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% -0.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £38.22 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.36% +81.97%
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
2660 2805 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.06% 95.12% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1825 1880 1440
Median daily rate £400 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 111 118
Median hourly rate £15.32 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -16 108 £379 -2.25% 29
North Yorkshire +9 24 £331 -11.66% 3
South Yorkshire -15 11 £375 +7.14%
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 142 (42.39%) Finance
2 125 (37.31%) Business Analysis
3 113 (33.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (17.01%) Retail
6 52 (15.52%) Banking
7 41 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (9.55%) User Stories
9 28 (8.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 28 (8.36%) Data Analysis
9 28 (8.36%) Use Case
10 27 (8.06%) Project Management
11 26 (7.76%) Data Modelling
12 25 (7.46%) CRM
13 24 (7.16%) Microsoft
14 22 (6.57%) Oracle
14 22 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (6.27%) MS Excel
16 20 (5.97%) Migration
17 19 (5.67%) Systems Analysis
17 19 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (5.67%) SQL
18 18 (5.37%) UML
18 18 (5.37%) SDLC
18 18 (5.37%) Waterfall
19 17 (5.07%) Retail Banking
20 16 (4.78%) E-Commerce
20 16 (4.78%) ISEB
20 16 (4.78%) Scrum
21 15 (4.48%) Legal

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 (2.69%) SAS
2 5 (1.49%) CMS
3 2 (0.60%) Confluence
4 1 (0.30%) JBoss
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.39%) MS Project
4 7 (2.09%) MS Office
5 5 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.60%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.60%) Summit
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.30%) Temenos Globus
5 1 (0.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.49%) Internet
2 2 (0.60%) ATM
2 2 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (1.49%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.60%) DB2
5 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.60%) MS Access
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.60%) Spatial Data
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.30%) DataStage
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
6 1 (0.30%) OLAP
6 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) ERwin
2 3 (0.90%) JIRA
3 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 142 (42.39%) Finance
2 57 (17.01%) Retail
3 52 (15.52%) Banking
4 17 (5.07%) Retail Banking
5 15 (4.48%) Legal
6 10 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.69%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.09%) Marketing
9 4 (1.19%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Billing
10 2 (0.60%) Games
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.88%) Web Services
2 4 (1.19%) XML
3 1 (0.30%) .NET
3 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.30%) CSS
3 1 (0.30%) HTML
3 1 (0.30%) JMS
3 1 (0.30%) JSP
3 1 (0.30%) Middleware
3 1 (0.30%) Servlets
3 1 (0.30%) Spring
3 1 (0.30%) Struts
3 1 (0.30%) WCF
3 1 (0.30%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.58%) Data Structures
3 11 (3.28%) NHS
4 10 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.09%) User Experience
6 5 (1.49%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.19%) IVR
8 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.30%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.30%) FMCG
9 1 (0.30%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.30%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.30%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.19%) Windows
2 3 (0.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (37.31%) Business Analysis
2 113 (33.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 72 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (9.55%) User Stories
5 28 (8.36%) Data Analysis
5 28 (8.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 28 (8.36%) Use Case
6 27 (8.06%) Project Management
7 26 (7.76%) Data Modelling
8 25 (7.46%) CRM
9 22 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (5.97%) Migration
11 19 (5.67%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (5.37%) SDLC
12 18 (5.37%) UML
12 18 (5.37%) Waterfall
13 16 (4.78%) E-Commerce
13 16 (4.78%) Scrum
14 15 (4.48%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (4.18%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.67%) SQL
2 3 (0.90%) Java
2 3 (0.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.60%) PHP
3 2 (0.60%) VBA
4 1 (0.30%) C
4 1 (0.30%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 16 (4.78%) ISEB
2 5 (1.49%) Degree
2 5 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.30%) CBAP
5 1 (0.30%) IIBA
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.90%) FATCA
2 3 (0.90%) FINREP
3 2 (0.60%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) COSO
4 1 (0.30%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 4 (1.19%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 24 (7.16%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.57%) Oracle
3 14 (4.18%) SAP
4 9 (2.69%) Cognos
5 6 (1.79%) IBM
6 4 (1.19%) DataFlux
7 3 (0.90%) Pega
7 3 (0.90%) VMware
8 2 (0.60%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.30%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.30%) BEA
9 1 (0.30%) Capita
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.30%) Siebel
9 1 (0.30%) Sybase
9 1 (0.30%) Talend
9 1 (0.30%) Temenos
9 1 (0.30%) Teradata
9 1 (0.30%) Vitria
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + likely extension, home working
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £342.00 per day
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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