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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 93 91 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 11 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.26% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.28% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Median daily rate £438 £388 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £326 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £396 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+71.66% -
Agile Business Analyst
North West

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
1699 1451 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.13% 95.65% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 855 646
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
6 8 (25.00%) CRM
6 8 (25.00%) User Stories
7 7 (21.88%) UML
8 6 (18.75%) SDLC
9 5 (15.63%) JIRA
10 4 (12.50%) Kanban
10 4 (12.50%) BPMN
10 4 (12.50%) Retail
11 3 (9.38%) Internet
11 3 (9.38%) Project Management
11 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
11 3 (9.38%) ISEB
11 3 (9.38%) eTOM
11 3 (9.38%) Web Development
11 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
11 3 (9.38%) System Testing
11 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (6.25%) Prototyping
12 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
12 2 (6.25%) User Experience
12 2 (6.25%) BDD
12 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
12 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis

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 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
General
1 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) CRM
5 8 (25.00%) User Stories
6 7 (21.88%) UML
7 6 (18.75%) SDLC
8 4 (12.50%) BPMN
8 4 (12.50%) Kanban
9 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) eTOM
9 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
9 3 (9.38%) System Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.38%) Web Development
10 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.25%) ERP
10 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C++
1 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Capita
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle