Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Analysis
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 8 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 7.69% 8.10% 9.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.64% 10.06% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 34
Halifax median daily rate £405 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% -0.63% -3.03%
10th Percentile £342 £346 £317
90th Percentile £433 £431 £456
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 83 169 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 79.81% 80.48% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 138 167
Halifax median daily rate £403 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +5.34% -13.70%
10th Percentile £282 £280 £259
90th Percentile £527 £450 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Halifax median hourly rate £12.16 - £13.00
10th Percentile £9.10 - £9.90
90th Percentile £15.10 - £17.85
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Halifax

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analysis in Halifax.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Halifax

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Halifax over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (12.50%) Confluence
6 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) User Experience
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VisionPLUS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 6 (75.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Business Integration Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
5 1 (12.50%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (12.50%) VisionPLUS Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA