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 3 months to 30 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.

Business Analysis
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 37 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.00% 4.17% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 5.29% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 22
Median daily rate £363 £365 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% +6.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £563 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.21 £42.65 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.67% +4.01%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 356 435 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.94% 78.80% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 301 224
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £725 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 7 £363 -3.33% 1
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.76%) QA
5 2 (11.76%) Apache CXF
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) BDD

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 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Alfresco
1 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (5.88%) Documentum
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
1 1 (5.88%) FileNet
1 1 (5.88%) Liferay
1 1 (5.88%) LiveCycle
1 1 (5.88%) LiveLink
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Process Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) Apache CXF
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Java EE
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) JSR 170
4 1 (5.88%) React
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) IBM
1 1 (5.88%) Interwoven
1 1 (5.88%) OpenText
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
1 1 (5.88%) Vignette
1 1 (5.88%) Xerox