The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 142 186 191
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 8 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 13
Average daily rate £425 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £345 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £445 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Agile Business Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3006 4882 5549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.43% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 3744 3993
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.01 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Agile Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Business Analyst across the City of London region.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Agile Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Agile Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Business Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) User Stories
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) JIRA
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Confluence
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) CMS
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
6 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) BPMN
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) User Experience
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) Reinsurance
7 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (5.26%) Cucumber

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Agile Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.26%) Reinsurance
2 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) User Stories
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) UML
4 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) BPMN
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) OCR
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Atlassian