Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 59 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 -29 +38
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 16 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.23% 1.91% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.20% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 14
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -19.05% +35.48%
10th Percentile £300 £321 £419
90th Percentile £475 £488 £587
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -2.99% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £48.75 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +103.13% - -

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 631 772 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.88% 86.84% 84.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 515 405
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year +3.03% +1.85% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 22 13
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.00 £23.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.29% -39.33% +4.89%
10th Percentile £10.16 £9.31 £13.50
90th Percentile £20.07 £24.93 £46.70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.55 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.24% +6.25% +9.85%

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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 +6 15 £400 -5.88% 4
Doncaster +6 1 £350 -15.66%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (31.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (12.50%) Lean Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Product Roadmap
7 2 (12.50%) Development Roadmap
7 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (12.50%) Data Strategy
7 2 (12.50%) User Stories
7 2 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) Azure
7 2 (12.50%) Games
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) ISEB
8 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 1 (6.25%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Change Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Case Management Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Salesforce Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (31.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Data Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Development Roadmap
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Lean Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) Product Roadmap
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com