Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead Business Analyst was £448 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Lead Business Analyst
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 148 154
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.080% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Leeds median daily rate £448 £396 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.06% -2.16% -10.00%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £424 £403 £415
% change year-on-year +5.34% -3.01% -7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2188 2511 3040
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 95.91% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1665 2104
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £545 £558 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 95
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.20 £8.81
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.28 £36.22
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in Leeds

Lead Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Business Analyst in Leeds

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Lead 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 Leeds region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) UML