The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 111 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 17 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Agile Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2399 2593 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 95.82% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1446 1055
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 65
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Agile Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 17 £400 -
Agile Business Analyst
UK

Agile Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) User Stories
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
4 14 (37.84%) Kanban
5 12 (32.43%) User Experience
5 12 (32.43%) Web Services
5 12 (32.43%) XML
6 9 (24.32%) MS Visio
7 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Use Case
8 6 (16.22%) UML
9 5 (13.51%) ISEB
9 5 (13.51%) BPMN
10 4 (10.81%) Migration
10 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.81%) Banking
10 4 (10.81%) Finance
11 3 (8.11%) Process Management
11 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
11 3 (8.11%) Workflow
11 3 (8.11%) Content Management
11 3 (8.11%) Document Management
11 3 (8.11%) BPR
11 3 (8.11%) CRM
11 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
11 3 (8.11%) B2B
11 3 (8.11%) Data Migration

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) JBoss
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
General
1 4 (10.81%) Banking
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) Web Services
1 12 (32.43%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) Apache CXF
2 2 (5.41%) JPA
2 2 (5.41%) JSF
2 2 (5.41%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) User Stories
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
4 14 (37.84%) Kanban
5 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) UML
6 6 (16.22%) Use Case
7 5 (13.51%) BPMN
8 4 (10.81%) Migration
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.11%) B2B
9 3 (8.11%) BPR
9 3 (8.11%) Content Management
9 3 (8.11%) CRM
9 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.11%) Document Management
9 3 (8.11%) Process Management
9 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter