The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Agile Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Business Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 4 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 1.06% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.11% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 1
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.87% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1264 1709 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.75% 95.21% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 984 810
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 57
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.11 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

Agile Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Agile Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) User Stories
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (30.77%) JIRA
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) Business Process Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Confluence
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
7 3 (23.08%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
8 2 (15.38%) QA
9 1 (7.69%) Use Case
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
9 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (7.69%) User Experience
9 1 (7.69%) Kanban
9 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 1 (7.69%) Data Management

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (23.08%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) User Stories
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) Business Process Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Competitor Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) BDD
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Data Management
8 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) UML
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian