Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Financial Services Business Analyst was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst - Financial Services
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 33 37
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.14% 1.19% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.20% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Halifax median daily rate £320 £358 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.49% +8.01% -
10th Percentile £310 £325 £315
90th Percentile £338 £390 £364
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £374 £350
% change year-on-year +0.33% +6.79% -7.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 136 250 304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 97.14% 98.81% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 208 225
Halifax median daily rate £388 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +11.11% -8.98%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £513 £457 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Halifax median hourly rate £12.16 £9.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.14% -30.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £9.10 £8.50 £11.40
90th Percentile £15.10 £9.50 £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.86 £12.25 £13.73
% change year-on-year +13.14% -10.80% +5.63%

Financial Services Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings that featured Financial Services Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in Halifax

Financial Services Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in Halifax

Financial Services Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Financial Services 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 Halifax region featuring Financial Services Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall

Financial Services Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall