Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 75 57
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 145 167 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.27% 3.06% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 3.64% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 128 225
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £255 £268 £275
90th Percentile £550 £491 £538
England median daily rate £450 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £32.45 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.39% +27.28% -19.06%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3700 4584 5132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.48% 84.13% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2984 3518
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 131 179
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +2.52% -
10th Percentile £9.94 £11.06 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £37.00 £34.41
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -11 90 £400 +1.91% 20
South Yorkshire +26 32 £550 +41.94% 3
North Yorkshire +5 12 £388 +10.71% 2
East Yorkshire -4 4 £375 -
Business Analysis
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 53 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.48%) Finance
3 49 (33.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (22.07%) Banking
5 29 (20.00%) Project Management
6 27 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (11.72%) Data Modelling
8 16 (11.03%) Change Management
8 16 (11.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (11.03%) User Stories
9 15 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 14 (9.66%) Software Delivery
11 13 (8.97%) Coaching
11 13 (8.97%) Investment Management
11 13 (8.97%) Scrum
12 12 (8.28%) Validation
12 12 (8.28%) MS Visio
12 12 (8.28%) BPMN
12 12 (8.28%) Degree
13 11 (7.59%) Workflow
13 11 (7.59%) Management Information System
13 11 (7.59%) User Experience
13 11 (7.59%) Collaborative Working
14 10 (6.90%) Retail
14 10 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (6.90%) E-Commerce
14 10 (6.90%) SAP
14 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
14 10 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (6.21%) Data Protection

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (4.14%) Confluence
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.07%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.69%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.69%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.69%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.38%) Slack
2 2 (1.38%) Trello
3 1 (0.69%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.69%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) Big Data
2 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.69%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) JIRA
2 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (34.48%) Finance
2 32 (22.07%) Banking
3 10 (6.90%) Retail
4 9 (6.21%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.21%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.52%) Retail Banking
6 6 (4.14%) Back Office
6 6 (4.14%) Marketing
7 5 (3.45%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.07%) Games
9 3 (2.07%) Local Government
10 1 (0.69%) iGaming
10 1 (0.69%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.69%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (78.62%) Analyst
2 101 (69.66%) Business Analyst
3 15 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (5.52%) Banking Business Analyst
4 8 (5.52%) Business Integration Analyst
4 8 (5.52%) Integration Analyst
4 8 (5.52%) Project Manager
5 7 (4.83%) Banking Analyst
5 7 (4.83%) Business Change Analyst
5 7 (4.83%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (4.83%) Technical Business Analyst
6 6 (4.14%) Incident Analyst
6 6 (4.14%) Process Analyst
6 6 (4.14%) Project Analyst
6 6 (4.14%) Security Analyst
7 5 (3.45%) Architect
7 5 (3.45%) Business IT Analyst
7 5 (3.45%) Change Analyst
7 5 (3.45%) Consultant
7 5 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) Web Services
2 3 (2.07%) XML
3 2 (1.38%) HTML
3 2 (1.38%) JSON
3 2 (1.38%) REST
3 2 (1.38%) SOAP
4 1 (0.69%) BAPI
4 1 (0.69%) EDI
4 1 (0.69%) IDoc
4 1 (0.69%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.69%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.69%) Spring
4 1 (0.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.59%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.59%) User Experience
3 3 (2.07%) Minimum Viable Product
3 3 (2.07%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.38%) NHS
5 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.69%) FMCG
5 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (20.00%) Project Management
4 17 (11.72%) Data Modelling
5 16 (11.03%) Change Management
5 16 (11.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 16 (11.03%) User Stories
6 15 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 14 (9.66%) Software Delivery
8 13 (8.97%) Coaching
8 13 (8.97%) Investment Management
8 13 (8.97%) Scrum
9 12 (8.28%) BPMN
9 12 (8.28%) Validation
10 11 (7.59%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (7.59%) Workflow
11 10 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (6.21%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.21%) SQL
2 5 (3.45%) Java
3 4 (2.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.38%) R
5 1 (0.69%) ABAP
5 1 (0.69%) C
5 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) Degree
2 7 (4.83%) PMP
3 6 (4.14%) ISEB
4 4 (2.76%) CISM
4 4 (2.76%) CISSP
4 4 (2.76%) CRISC
5 2 (1.38%) CBAP
5 2 (1.38%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.38%) MCSD
5 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.69%) CEH
6 1 (0.69%) IIBA
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.52%) GDPR
2 7 (4.83%) QA
3 2 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (1.38%) XenApp
1 2 (1.38%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 10 (6.90%) SAP
2 7 (4.83%) Symantec
3 4 (2.76%) Oracle
3 4 (2.76%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.07%) Citrix
4 3 (2.07%) Cognos
5 2 (1.38%) Datameer
5 2 (1.38%) Google
5 2 (1.38%) IBM
5 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.38%) Tableau
6 1 (0.69%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) Progress