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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 129 139 131
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 22 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.52% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 8
Median daily rate £388 £450 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +17.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £370 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+63.49% -
Agile Business Analyst
England

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
3246 4058 2966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.33% 95.28% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 2423 1638
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 204 199
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +4.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 10 £388 -13.88% 7
Cheshire +14 9 £388 -13.88% 4
Merseyside - 2 £350 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Agile Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 North West region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) User Stories
3 20 (39.22%) Business Analysis
4 17 (33.33%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
5 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (21.57%) CRM
6 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
6 11 (21.57%) Kanban
7 9 (17.65%) Use Case
7 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 8 (15.69%) UML
8 8 (15.69%) Finance
9 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (13.73%) Open Source
10 6 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (11.76%) Web Services
11 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.80%) Retail
11 5 (9.80%) Web Development
11 5 (9.80%) JIRA
11 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
12 4 (7.84%) Project Management
12 4 (7.84%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
12 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (5.88%) Python
13 3 (5.88%) C++
13 3 (5.88%) ETL

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 2 (3.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
1 2 (3.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
1 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (3.92%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) User Stories
3 20 (39.22%) Business Analysis
4 17 (33.33%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (21.57%) CRM
6 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
6 11 (21.57%) Kanban
7 9 (17.65%) Use Case
7 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 8 (15.69%) UML
9 7 (13.73%) Open Source
10 6 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
11 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
11 5 (9.80%) Web Development
12 4 (7.84%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (7.84%) Project Management
13 3 (5.88%) ETL
13 3 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.88%) C++
2 3 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) PHP
4 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.96%) COSHH
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Tableau
1 3 (5.88%) Talend
1 3 (5.88%) Vertica
2 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago