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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 55 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 51 72 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.62% 3.51% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 4.00% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 76
Median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £334 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £463 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £43.43
% change year-on-year +18.58% -34.95%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1223 1799 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.67% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1240 1282
Median daily rate £403 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 33
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Leeds +14 33 £388 -3.12% 12
Halifax +2 6 £373 -7.96% 1
Bradford +3 4 £413 +3.12%
Wakefield +1 3 £250 -28.57%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (38.83%) Finance
2 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.53%) Banking
4 16 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (14.56%) Retail
5 15 (14.56%) Project Management
6 12 (11.65%) Migration
7 11 (10.68%) SDLC
7 11 (10.68%) User Stories
7 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
7 11 (10.68%) MS Visio
8 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
8 10 (9.71%) Use Case
9 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.74%) Scrum
10 8 (7.77%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (7.77%) JIRA
11 7 (6.80%) Coaching
12 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
12 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
12 6 (5.83%) Process Improvement
12 6 (5.83%) Confluence
13 5 (4.85%) IIBA
13 5 (4.85%) Open Source
13 5 (4.85%) QA
13 5 (4.85%) Change Control
13 5 (4.85%) Software Delivery

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 6 (5.83%) Confluence
2 4 (3.88%) SAS
3 2 (1.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.94%) Stata
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Maximo
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.97%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) GitHub
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) VPN
2 1 (0.97%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) Big Data
1 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.94%) GIS
3 2 (1.94%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) JIRA
2 3 (2.91%) Selenium
3 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.94%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.94%) JUnit
3 2 (1.94%) NUnit
3 2 (1.94%) Subversion
4 1 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 40 (38.83%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Banking
3 15 (14.56%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.91%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.94%) Billing
6 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Games
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.97%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (86.41%) Analyst
2 75 (72.82%) Business Analyst
3 12 (11.65%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (7.77%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Service Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Business IT Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Finance Business Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Financial Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Financial Business Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) IT Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) IT Business Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Digital Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Digital Business Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Project Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Regulatory Business Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) HTML
1 3 (2.91%) HTML5
1 3 (2.91%) Web Services
2 2 (1.94%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.94%) Apache CXF
2 2 (1.94%) CSS
2 2 (1.94%) CSS3
2 2 (1.94%) jQuery
2 2 (1.94%) JSON
2 2 (1.94%) JSTL
2 2 (1.94%) REST
2 2 (1.94%) Sass
2 2 (1.94%) SOAP
3 1 (0.97%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) Django
3 1 (0.97%) Middleware
3 1 (0.97%) Play Framework
3 1 (0.97%) RESTful
3 1 (0.97%) Spring
3 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.88%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) NHS
4 3 (2.91%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.91%) User Experience
5 1 (0.97%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Social Media
5 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Linux
1 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (14.56%) Project Management
4 12 (11.65%) Migration
5 11 (10.68%) SDLC
5 11 (10.68%) User Stories
6 10 (9.71%) Use Case
6 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
7 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (8.74%) Scrum
8 8 (7.77%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (6.80%) Coaching
10 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.83%) Process Improvement
11 5 (4.85%) CRM
11 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.85%) TDD
11 5 (4.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) Java
1 3 (2.91%) SQL
2 2 (1.94%) C
2 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.94%) VBA
3 1 (0.97%) Python
3 1 (0.97%) Ruby
3 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) IIBA
1 5 (4.85%) ISEB
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.94%) PMO
4 1 (0.97%) IFRS
4 1 (0.97%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) SAP
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle
4 2 (1.94%) DataFlux
4 2 (1.94%) Lotus
5 1 (0.97%) Infor
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