The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 95 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 3 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.63% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.67% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £360 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Agile Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1400 1048 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.85% 93.82% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 752 567
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
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 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 5 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) User Stories
6 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Change Control
8 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.25%) CESG
8 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.25%) XML

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Product Management
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA