The first table below looks at the demand for the Agile Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 67 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 18 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 0.76% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.80% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 0
Average daily rate £370 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1098 746 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.69% 95.03% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 384 465
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £169 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.90 £44.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Agile Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Agile Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Agile Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (44.44%) Scrum
1 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) User Stories
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Data Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (14.81%) JIRA
7 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) ISEB
8 3 (11.11%) MS Project
8 3 (11.11%) UML
8 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.41%) Retail
10 1 (3.70%) BDD
10 1 (3.70%) Fund Accounting
10 1 (3.70%) RAD

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) J2EE
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Scrum
1 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 9 (33.33%) User Stories
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Fund Accounting
8 1 (3.70%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft