The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Business Analyst
England / North West
Rank 120 136 126
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 14 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.62% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.65% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 6
Median daily rate £380 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £350 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £380 £386
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2494 3682 2998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.26% 94.73% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1595 2188 1735
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 170 187
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.80 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Agile Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 9 £380 -1.93%
Cheshire +17 3 £369 -16.90%
Cumbria - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £250 -
Agile Business Analyst
England

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 North West region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) User Stories
3 23 (60.53%) Scrum
4 17 (44.74%) Business Analysis
5 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (31.58%) Atlassian
6 12 (31.58%) Kanban
7 9 (23.68%) HTML
7 9 (23.68%) CSS
7 9 (23.68%) XML
7 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
8 8 (21.05%) Time Management
8 8 (21.05%) JIRA
9 7 (18.42%) Confluence
9 7 (18.42%) UML
10 6 (15.79%) Competitor Analysis
10 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 5 (13.16%) QA
11 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
11 5 (13.16%) Finance
12 4 (10.53%) Use Case
12 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.53%) User Experience
12 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
12 4 (10.53%) Data Structures
12 4 (10.53%) SDLC
13 3 (7.89%) BDD
13 3 (7.89%) Business Process Mapping
13 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (18.42%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (2.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
1 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) CSS
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
1 9 (23.68%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) User Stories
3 23 (60.53%) Scrum
4 17 (44.74%) Business Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Kanban
5 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
7 8 (21.05%) Time Management
8 7 (18.42%) UML
9 6 (15.79%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
10 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 4 (10.53%) Use Case
11 3 (7.89%) BDD
11 3 (7.89%) Business Process Mapping
11 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) TDD
12 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) COSHH
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Sage
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Workday
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