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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 25 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 147 187 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.60% 8.87% 11.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 9.41% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 131 159
Average daily rate £365 £363 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-26.51% +13.79%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2454 1987 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.26% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1000 1209
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 140 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -9 120 £370 +1.36% 32
South Yorkshire -5 11 £338 +8.87% 5
North Yorkshire -24 6 £323 -4.08% 8
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 113 (39.65%) Finance
2 82 (28.77%) Business Analysis
3 56 (19.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (19.30%) Retail
5 42 (14.74%) Banking
6 29 (10.18%) Change Management
7 25 (8.77%) Migration
7 25 (8.77%) Scrum
8 24 (8.42%) Project Management
9 23 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (7.72%) MS Excel
11 21 (7.37%) UML
12 19 (6.67%) CRM
12 19 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (6.67%) ISEB
12 19 (6.67%) Data Analysis
12 19 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (6.67%) Use Case
12 19 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
13 17 (5.96%) User Stories
14 16 (5.61%) Microsoft
15 15 (5.26%) Retail Banking
16 14 (4.91%) SQL
16 14 (4.91%) GAP Analysis
17 13 (4.56%) MS Office
17 13 (4.56%) E-Commerce
18 12 (4.21%) Data Modelling
18 12 (4.21%) NHS
19 11 (3.86%) MS Project
19 11 (3.86%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (1.05%) SAS
1 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.70%) Confluence
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (4.56%) MS Office
4 11 (3.86%) MS Project
5 8 (2.81%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (2.46%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.70%) Maximo
3 1 (0.35%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.11%) Internet
2 5 (1.75%) ATM
3 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.40%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.70%) QlikView
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.35%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (2.81%) JIRA
2 3 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.35%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 113 (39.65%) Finance
2 55 (19.30%) Retail
3 42 (14.74%) Banking
4 15 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 8 (2.81%) Billing
6 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.46%) Back Office
7 4 (1.40%) Legal
8 3 (1.05%) Advertising
9 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.70%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) German Language
10 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.35%) XML Messaging
1 1 (0.35%) J2EE
1 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.21%) NHS
2 8 (2.81%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.46%) IVR
3 7 (2.46%) Smart Meter
4 4 (1.40%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.05%) EPoS
6 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.35%) Informatics
7 1 (0.35%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.35%) FMCG
7 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.11%) Windows
2 3 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (28.77%) Business Analysis
2 56 (19.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (10.18%) Change Management
4 25 (8.77%) Migration
4 25 (8.77%) Scrum
5 24 (8.42%) Project Management
6 23 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (7.37%) UML
8 19 (6.67%) CRM
8 19 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 19 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (6.67%) Use Case
9 17 (5.96%) User Stories
10 14 (4.91%) GAP Analysis
11 13 (4.56%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.21%) Data Modelling
13 11 (3.86%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (3.86%) Requirements Analysis
14 10 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.91%) SQL
2 3 (1.05%) Java
3 2 (0.70%) PHP
3 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (6.67%) ISEB
2 7 (2.46%) Degree
3 4 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.05%) PMP
4 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) CCA
5 1 (0.35%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) FATCA
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 16 (5.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.81%) Oracle
2 8 (2.81%) JD Edwards
3 7 (2.46%) Genesys
3 7 (2.46%) Cisco
3 7 (2.46%) Avaya
4 4 (1.40%) Lagan
4 4 (1.40%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.05%) SAP
6 2 (0.70%) Pega
6 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
7 1 (0.35%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.35%) Remedy
7 1 (0.35%) Cognos
7 1 (0.35%) Siebel
Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Real Staffing
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
NES Global Talent
Rate: Good rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £280 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Enterprise Partners
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
York
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 28 days ago
North Yorkshire
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 28 days ago