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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 46 52 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 52 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.88% 3.15% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 3.81% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 55
Median daily rate £380 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £390
% change year-on-year +0.62% +1.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.21 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% +3.83%  

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 1136 1602 1556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.71% 82.83% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 1121 997
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 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
Leeds +8 35 £388 +7.63% 9
Halifax +8 9 £356 -0.41% 2
Bradford -6 3 £350 -12.50% 4
Wakefield - 1 - -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.05%) Finance
3 26 (26.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (17.53%) Retail
5 17 (17.53%) Project Management
6 15 (15.46%) Banking
7 11 (11.34%) Scrum
7 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
7 11 (11.34%) JIRA
8 10 (10.31%) Confluence
8 10 (10.31%) Migration
9 9 (9.28%) Workflow
9 9 (9.28%) TDD
9 9 (9.28%) MS Visio
9 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
9 9 (9.28%) Open Source
10 8 (8.25%) HTML5
10 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.25%) Selenium
10 8 (8.25%) HTML
10 8 (8.25%) Java
10 8 (8.25%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.22%) JSON
11 7 (7.22%) Retail Banking
11 7 (7.22%) Kanban
11 7 (7.22%) Cucumber
11 7 (7.22%) BDD
11 7 (7.22%) Jenkins

Business Analysis
Top Related 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 10 (10.31%) Confluence
2 3 (3.09%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.28%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.09%) MS Office
5 2 (2.06%) Stata
6 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.03%) Maximo
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.03%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) GitHub
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) MongoDB
1 6 (6.19%) NoSQL
1 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.12%) Big Data
3 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.06%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) JIRA
2 8 (8.25%) Selenium
3 7 (7.22%) Cucumber
3 7 (7.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.06%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.06%) JUnit
4 2 (2.06%) NUnit
4 2 (2.06%) Subversion
5 1 (1.03%) Hudson
5 1 (1.03%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (35.05%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Retail
3 15 (15.46%) Banking
4 7 (7.22%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Legal
6 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (69.07%) Analyst
2 59 (60.82%) Business Analyst
3 8 (8.25%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Process Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Project Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Digital Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Lead Architect
7 4 (4.12%) Retail Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) HTML
1 8 (8.25%) HTML5
2 7 (7.22%) JSON
3 6 (6.19%) Django
3 6 (6.19%) Play Framework
3 6 (6.19%) RESTful
3 6 (6.19%) Spring
4 3 (3.09%) Web Services
5 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.06%) Apache CXF
5 2 (2.06%) CSS
5 2 (2.06%) CSS3
5 2 (2.06%) jQuery
5 2 (2.06%) JSTL
5 2 (2.06%) REST
5 2 (2.06%) Sass
5 2 (2.06%) SOAP
5 2 (2.06%) XML
6 1 (1.03%) .NET
6 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Social Media
3 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.15%) Tandem
4 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) NHS
5 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.03%) PMI
7 1 (1.03%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) Unix
2 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (17.53%) Project Management
4 11 (11.34%) Scrum
5 10 (10.31%) Migration
6 9 (9.28%) Open Source
6 9 (9.28%) TDD
6 9 (9.28%) Workflow
7 8 (8.25%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.22%) BDD
8 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.22%) Kanban
8 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.22%) User Stories
9 6 (6.19%) Change Management
9 6 (6.19%) ITIL
9 6 (6.19%) Microservices
9 6 (6.19%) SDLC
9 6 (6.19%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.25%) Java
2 6 (6.19%) Python
2 6 (6.19%) Ruby
2 6 (6.19%) Scala
3 5 (5.15%) SQL
4 2 (2.06%) C
4 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) ISEB
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.06%) IIBA
4 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.09%) PMO
3 1 (1.03%) IFRS
3 1 (1.03%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.03%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.03%) Infor
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle
2 1 (1.03%) SAP
2 1 (1.03%) Tableau
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