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 3 months to 22 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 69 35
Rank change year-on-year +9 -34  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 62 85 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.08% 3.04% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 3.51% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 62 117
Median daily rate £386 £390 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +4.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £44.22
% change year-on-year +18.58% -36.10%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1697 2424 2474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.34% 86.82% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1697 1719
Median daily rate £410 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 55
Median hourly rate £15.93 £17.69 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.93% +14.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £28.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +13 52 £380 -5.00% 14
North Yorkshire +7 4 £531 +70.00% 5
South Yorkshire -1 4 £400 +14.28% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 52 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.94%) Finance
3 32 (23.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (15.83%) Project Management
5 20 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (13.67%) Waterfall
7 17 (12.23%) Banking
7 17 (12.23%) SDLC
8 16 (11.51%) Retail
8 16 (11.51%) Migration
9 14 (10.07%) Use Case
9 14 (10.07%) User Stories
10 13 (9.35%) Microsoft
11 11 (7.91%) MS Visio
12 10 (7.19%) Scrum
12 10 (7.19%) ITIL
12 10 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (6.47%) Process Improvement
13 9 (6.47%) Workflow
13 9 (6.47%) Data Centre
14 8 (5.76%) Coaching
14 8 (5.76%) Workflow Analysis
14 8 (5.76%) Change Management
14 8 (5.76%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (5.76%) PRINCE2
14 8 (5.76%) CRM
14 8 (5.76%) JIRA
15 7 (5.04%) Open Source
15 7 (5.04%) Data Modelling
15 7 (5.04%) Six Sigma

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 (4.32%) Confluence
2 4 (2.88%) SAS
3 2 (1.44%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.44%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.72%) Documentum
4 1 (0.72%) Drupal
4 1 (0.72%) FileNet
4 1 (0.72%) Liferay
4 1 (0.72%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.72%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.72%) Moodle
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.91%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.44%) Stata
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.72%) HFM
1 1 (0.72%) Maximo
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.72%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.72%) SAP MM
1 1 (0.72%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) Office 365
2 2 (1.44%) GitHub
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.44%) VPN
2 1 (0.72%) LDAP
2 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) Big Data
1 4 (2.88%) Data Mining
1 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.16%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.44%) GIS
3 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.44%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.72%) Essbase
4 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) JIRA
2 3 (2.16%) Selenium
3 2 (1.44%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.44%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.44%) JUnit
3 2 (1.44%) NUnit
3 2 (1.44%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 43 (30.94%) Finance
2 17 (12.23%) Banking
3 16 (11.51%) Retail
4 4 (2.88%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.88%) Local Government
4 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.16%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) Legal
5 3 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.16%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 113 (81.29%) Analyst
2 93 (66.91%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.07%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (8.63%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.91%) Service Analyst
6 10 (7.19%) Project Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Business IT Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) IT Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) IT Business Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Process Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Finance Business Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) Financial Business Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Business Process Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Digital Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Digital Business Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) ITIL Service Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.32%) HTML
1 6 (4.32%) Web Services
2 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
2 5 (3.60%) HTML5
3 4 (2.88%) CSS
3 4 (2.88%) CSS3
3 4 (2.88%) REST
3 4 (2.88%) Sass
4 3 (2.16%) jQuery
4 3 (2.16%) JSON
4 3 (2.16%) Spring
5 2 (1.44%) .NET
5 2 (1.44%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.44%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.44%) Apache CXF
5 2 (1.44%) JMS
5 2 (1.44%) JSTL
5 2 (1.44%) SOAP
5 2 (1.44%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.47%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.88%) User Experience
5 3 (2.16%) NHS
5 3 (2.16%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.72%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Social Media
7 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Linux
1 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (15.83%) Project Management
4 19 (13.67%) Waterfall
5 17 (12.23%) SDLC
6 16 (11.51%) Migration
7 14 (10.07%) Use Case
7 14 (10.07%) User Stories
8 10 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (7.19%) ITIL
8 10 (7.19%) Scrum
9 9 (6.47%) Process Improvement
9 9 (6.47%) Workflow
10 8 (5.76%) Change Management
10 8 (5.76%) Coaching
10 8 (5.76%) CRM
10 8 (5.76%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (5.76%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.76%) Workflow Analysis
11 7 (5.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.32%) Java
2 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.88%) SQL
4 2 (1.44%) C
4 2 (1.44%) VBA
5 1 (0.72%) Python
5 1 (0.72%) Ruby
5 1 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.04%) ISEB
2 6 (4.32%) Degree
3 5 (3.60%) IIBA
4 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ACCA
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.44%) PMO
4 1 (0.72%) IFRS
4 1 (0.72%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (9.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.32%) SAP
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle
4 2 (1.44%) DataFlux
4 2 (1.44%) Lotus
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe
5 1 (0.72%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) Infor
5 1 (0.72%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.72%) OpenText
5 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.72%) Vignette
5 1 (0.72%) Xerox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £480 - £525 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago