The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Rank 53 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 35 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.47% 2.59% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 3.04% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 35
Median daily rate £388 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £390
% change year-on-year +0.62% +1.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.21 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% +3.83%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 861 1216 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.33% 85.27% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 864 679
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Leeds

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Leeds

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Leeds

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Leeds

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Finance
3 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (22.03%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (15.25%) Open Source
6 9 (15.25%) TDD
6 9 (15.25%) JIRA
7 8 (13.56%) Banking
7 8 (13.56%) Retail
7 8 (13.56%) Scrum
7 8 (13.56%) HTML
7 8 (13.56%) Java
7 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.56%) Confluence
7 8 (13.56%) HTML5
7 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.56%) Selenium
8 7 (11.86%) Kanban
8 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
8 7 (11.86%) BDD
8 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
8 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.86%) Workflow
8 7 (11.86%) JSON
9 6 (10.17%) Spring
9 6 (10.17%) Ruby
9 6 (10.17%) Python
9 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.17%) ITIL

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (13.56%) Confluence
2 2 (3.39%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.39%) Stata
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.69%) Maximo
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) MongoDB
1 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.78%) Big Data
3 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) JIRA
2 8 (13.56%) Selenium
3 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.39%) JUnit
4 2 (3.39%) NUnit
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) Hudson
5 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
2 8 (13.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Analyst
2 29 (49.15%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Architect
4 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Lead Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Process Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Retail Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Business Finance Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Rollout Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
1 8 (13.56%) HTML5
2 7 (11.86%) JSON
3 6 (10.17%) Django
3 6 (10.17%) Play Framework
3 6 (10.17%) RESTful
3 6 (10.17%) Spring
4 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.39%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.39%) CSS
5 2 (3.39%) CSS3
5 2 (3.39%) jQuery
5 2 (3.39%) JSTL
5 2 (3.39%) REST
5 2 (3.39%) Sass
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
6 1 (1.69%) .NET
6 1 (1.69%) Middleware
6 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Social Media
3 5 (8.47%) Tandem
4 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.08%) NHS
5 3 (5.08%) User Experience
5 3 (5.08%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) PMI
6 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (22.03%) Project Management
4 9 (15.25%) Open Source
4 9 (15.25%) TDD
5 8 (13.56%) Scrum
5 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
6 7 (11.86%) BDD
6 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.86%) Kanban
6 7 (11.86%) Workflow
7 6 (10.17%) ITIL
7 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.17%) Microservices
7 6 (10.17%) SDLC
7 6 (10.17%) Use Case
7 6 (10.17%) User Stories
8 5 (8.47%) Change Management
8 5 (8.47%) Migration
8 5 (8.47%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) Java
2 6 (10.17%) Python
2 6 (10.17%) Ruby
2 6 (10.17%) Scala
3 5 (8.47%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.39%) VBA
5 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.39%) IIBA
2 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) IFRS
3 1 (1.69%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.69%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Infor
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Tableau
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