Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 77 72
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 53 73 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.34% 2.79% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 3.18% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 105
Leeds median daily rate £406 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.18% +10.36% -
10th Percentile £316 £325 £263
90th Percentile £531 £500 £498
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £393 £372
% change year-on-year +1.91% +5.65% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1948 2298 2802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 85.89% 87.78% 87.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1548 1967
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £265
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 65
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.20 £8.88
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.80
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 Leeds

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 23 (43.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) Finance
4 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
4 9 (16.98%) Data Protection
5 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) Change Management
5 8 (15.09%) GDPR
6 7 (13.21%) User Stories
6 7 (13.21%) Coaching
6 7 (13.21%) Six Sigma
6 7 (13.21%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (11.32%) BPMN
8 5 (9.43%) User Experience
8 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.43%) Software Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) ISEB
8 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.43%) QA
8 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.55%) Visualisation
9 4 (7.55%) Banking
9 4 (7.55%) CRM
9 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
9 4 (7.55%) Workflow

Business Analysis
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (1.89%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (1.89%) Lucidchart
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Games
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) iGaming
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
5 1 (1.89%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.89%) Polish Language
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Analyst
2 29 (54.72%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Process Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Business Change Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Change Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Spring
1 1 (1.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Data Protection
4 8 (15.09%) Change Management
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) Coaching
5 7 (13.21%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (13.21%) Six Sigma
5 7 (13.21%) User Stories
6 6 (11.32%) BPMN
7 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.43%) Software Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.55%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.55%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.55%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) R
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISEB
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) CBAP
3 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.89%) IIBA
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) GDPR
2 5 (9.43%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Datameer
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
2 2 (3.77%) Tableau
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) SAP