Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 23 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 60 50
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 90 123 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.96% 3.42% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 3.96% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 93 159
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% -
10th Percentile £261 £302 £263
90th Percentile £490 £500 £477
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2584 3105 3759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.86% 86.25% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 2037 2588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.64 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.52% -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leeds -5 53 £406 +5.18% 11
Wakefield +9 15 £375 +50.00% 2
Halifax +6 8 £405 +1.25% 1
Bradford +10 5 £450 +18.03% 1
Wetherby +1 1 - -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 31 (34.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (31.11%) Finance
3 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.56%) Project Management
5 12 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 12 (13.33%) BPMN
5 12 (13.33%) Coaching
6 11 (12.22%) Banking
7 10 (11.11%) Change Management
7 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 9 (10.00%) User Stories
8 9 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 9 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 9 (10.00%) SAP
9 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
9 8 (8.89%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.89%) User Experience
9 8 (8.89%) GDPR
10 7 (7.78%) Planning and Forecasting
10 7 (7.78%) Degree
10 7 (7.78%) QA
10 7 (7.78%) Lean Six Sigma
10 7 (7.78%) Retail
10 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.78%) Migration
10 7 (7.78%) Six Sigma
11 6 (6.67%) Back Office
11 6 (6.67%) Scrum
11 6 (6.67%) SMS

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (3.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.11%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.11%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.11%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) Big Data
2 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 28 (31.11%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Banking
3 9 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.78%) Retail
5 6 (6.67%) Back Office
5 6 (6.67%) Marketing
5 6 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.33%) Games
8 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.11%) iGaming
8 1 (1.11%) Local Government
8 1 (1.11%) Online Betting
8 1 (1.11%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (78.89%) Analyst
2 60 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 8 (8.89%) Agile Business Analyst
3 8 (8.89%) Banking Business Analyst
4 7 (7.78%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.67%) Process Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Change Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Business Change Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Business Process Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Transformation Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Data Business Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Office 365 Manager
9 2 (2.22%) Retail Business Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) BAPI
2 1 (1.11%) EDI
2 1 (1.11%) IDoc
2 1 (1.11%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (1.11%) Spring
2 1 (1.11%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.89%) User Experience
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.33%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.11%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.56%) Project Management
4 12 (13.33%) BPMN
4 12 (13.33%) Coaching
5 10 (11.11%) Change Management
6 9 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 9 (10.00%) User Stories
7 8 (8.89%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.78%) Lean Six Sigma
8 7 (7.78%) Migration
8 7 (7.78%) Planning and Forecasting
8 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.78%) Six Sigma
9 6 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (6.67%) Scrum
10 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.56%) Process Improvement
10 5 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) Java
3 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.22%) R
4 1 (1.11%) ABAP
4 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.22%) CBAP
3 2 (2.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.11%) IIBA
4 1 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.11%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) GDPR
2 7 (7.78%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) SAP
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) Cognos
4 2 (2.22%) Datameer
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.22%) Tableau
5 1 (1.11%) HP