Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Business Analyst
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 156 141
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 18 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.48% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.49% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 31
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -4.26% +5.92%
10th Percentile £381 £342 £386
90th Percentile £457 £470 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -8.89% -10.00% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2957 3445 4195
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.39% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2031 2238 2825
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £259 £259
90th Percentile £544 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 98 181
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%
10th Percentile £9.69 £8.75 £8.63
90th Percentile £33.40 £24.74 £33.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.55
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.34% +0.35%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in West Yorkshire

Senior Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Analyst in West Yorkshire

Senior Business Analyst
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 Senior Business Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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 +10 16 £395 -9.71% 4
Bradford +19 4 - -
Halifax - 1 £473 -
Senior Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) GDPR
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Confluence
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Use Case
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) JIRA
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Intranet
6 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) DSDM
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft