Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 65 38
Rank change year-on-year +27 -27 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 30 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.66% 1.77% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 2.21% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 63
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.94% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £425 £258 £263
90th Percentile £587 £487 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 680 950 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.03% 80.10% 80.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 646 576
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.40%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £228
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 49
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -11.13%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.36 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £48.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in South Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in South Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in South Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in South Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +27 24 £500 +9.89%
Doncaster 0 3 £575 +116.98% 1
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 19 (63.33%) Finance
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Banking
3 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (43.33%) Data Modelling
5 12 (40.00%) Investment Management
6 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (33.33%) Project Management
7 8 (26.67%) Investment Banking
7 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (26.67%) Creative Thinking
7 8 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
8 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Validation
8 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
8 7 (23.33%) PRINCE
8 7 (23.33%) Symantec
8 7 (23.33%) PMP
9 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (16.67%) Security Operations
10 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
11 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (13.33%) CISSP
11 4 (13.33%) CISM
11 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
11 4 (13.33%) CRISC
12 3 (10.00%) Workflow
12 3 (10.00%) Big Data

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 18 (60.00%) Banking
3 8 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Analyst
2 23 (76.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Business Integration Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Project Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Security Incident Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Information Architect
6 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) REST
1 2 (6.67%) SOAP
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Data Modelling
3 12 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (26.67%) Creative Thinking
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (23.33%) PRINCE
6 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Validation
6 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
7 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) PMP
2 4 (13.33%) CISM
2 4 (13.33%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) CRISC
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MCSD
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (3.33%) XenApp
1 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Symantec
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix