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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / Yorkshire
Rank 23 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 138 211 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.29% 7.43% 9.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% 7.75% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 142 189
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

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
2123 2724 2488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.76% 95.98% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1788 1611
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 109 123
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.80 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -5 82 £385 +2.66% 36
North Yorkshire +10 22 £375 - 6
South Yorkshire -11 19 £382 +9.21% 5
East Yorkshire +6 7 £350 - 3
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 104 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.62%) Business Analysis
3 75 (29.07%) Finance
4 45 (17.44%) User Stories
5 32 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (12.02%) Scrum
7 30 (11.63%) Retail
8 29 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (10.47%) Use Case
10 26 (10.08%) Waterfall
11 23 (8.91%) Banking
12 21 (8.14%) SDLC
13 20 (7.75%) User Experience
13 20 (7.75%) Project Management
14 17 (6.59%) MS Excel
14 17 (6.59%) MS Visio
14 17 (6.59%) Telecoms
15 16 (6.20%) ITIL
16 15 (5.81%) Workflow
16 15 (5.81%) Migration
17 14 (5.43%) CRM
17 14 (5.43%) Degree
17 14 (5.43%) Retail Banking
18 13 (5.04%) E-Commerce
18 13 (5.04%) Microsoft
19 12 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
19 12 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
19 12 (4.65%) Process Improvement
20 11 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 11 (4.26%) Statistics

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 10 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.10%) Confluence
3 4 (1.55%) CMS
3 4 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.39%) SAS
4 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.39%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 17 (6.59%) MS Excel
1 17 (6.59%) MS Visio
2 11 (4.26%) MS Office
3 8 (3.10%) MS Project
4 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.55%) SAP WM
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.16%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) IaaS
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) ATM
1 1 (0.39%) Broadband
1 1 (0.39%) Network Security
1 1 (0.39%) Skype
1 1 (0.39%) VPN
1 1 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.39%) EDRMS
1 1 (0.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) JIRA Agile
General
1 75 (29.07%) Finance
2 30 (11.63%) Retail
3 23 (8.91%) Banking
4 17 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.43%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.10%) Legal
7 4 (1.55%) Billing
7 4 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Back Office
8 2 (0.78%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.55%) .NET
1 4 (1.55%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.16%) RESTful
3 1 (0.39%) Dojo
3 1 (0.39%) EDI
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) jQuery
3 1 (0.39%) JSON
3 1 (0.39%) Node.js
3 1 (0.39%) Web Services
3 1 (0.39%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.75%) User Experience
3 11 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.10%) NHS
6 4 (1.55%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.16%) Fintech
8 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.78%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Robotics
8 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.78%) Wiki
9 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.39%) FMCG
9 1 (0.39%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.55%) Windows
2 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.39%) AIX
3 1 (0.39%) Android
3 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.62%) Business Analysis
3 45 (17.44%) User Stories
4 32 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (12.02%) Scrum
6 27 (10.47%) Use Case
7 26 (10.08%) Waterfall
8 21 (8.14%) SDLC
9 20 (7.75%) Project Management
10 16 (6.20%) ITIL
11 15 (5.81%) Migration
11 15 (5.81%) Workflow
12 14 (5.43%) CRM
13 13 (5.04%) E-Commerce
14 12 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
14 12 (4.65%) Process Improvement
15 11 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 11 (4.26%) Statistics
16 9 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.10%) SQL
2 3 (1.16%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.78%) Java
4 1 (0.39%) PHP
4 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (5.43%) Degree
2 7 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.94%) ISEB
4 4 (1.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) CISA
5 2 (0.78%) CISM
5 2 (0.78%) CISSP
5 2 (0.78%) CRISC
5 2 (0.78%) IIBA
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (1.16%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) GDPR
2 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) IFRS
3 1 (0.39%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.39%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.49%) SAP
3 3 (1.16%) CheckPoint
4 2 (0.78%) hybris
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle
4 2 (0.78%) Pega
4 2 (0.78%) Tableau
4 2 (0.78%) VMware
5 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco
5 1 (0.39%) Citrix
5 1 (0.39%) FNZ
5 1 (0.39%) Kony
5 1 (0.39%) Lotus
5 1 (0.39%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.39%) TARGIT
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